Cup and saucer; 14828

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Te Awamutu Museum

Name/Title

Cup and saucer

About this object

White enamel cup and saucer used by Dr Jim Roberton during WW1. Dr Roberton was carrying these items in his backpack when he was shot at. They took the impact of the bullet (as seen in the bullet holes), saving his life.

Object Type

Food service equipment

Object number

14828

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ww1

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