Badge, military; J R Gaunt & Son; 1914-1918; CT78.845b


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Badge, military

About this object

Military badge; a small, silver and brass coloured metal badge featuring the coat of arms of the 5th Mounted Rifles (Otago Hussars), above their Latin motto "Es Fidelis".


J R Gaunt & Son

Maker Role


Date Made


Place Made

Europe, United Kingdom, England, Greater London, London

Medium and Materials

processed material, metal

Inscription and Marks



h 8mm x l 40mm x w 30mm

Subject and Association Keywords

modern history, 20th century, World War I (1914-1918)

Credit Line

From the collection of Owaka Museum Wahi Kahuika The Meeting Place "a rest on your journey".

Object Type

personal effect

Object number


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