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Shoulder Belt & Pouch - Officer, Victorian Permanent Artillery, 1893 Reg. No: ST 042024
- Officer's shoulder belt and Morrocon leather pouch, 1893. Worn by an officer in the Victorian Permanent Artillery.
- Curved leather shoulder belt covered with gold ribbon. The belt fastens with an ornate, floral, gilded clasp.
A black leather, two compartment pouch is attached to the belt. The flap is embroidered with the British Coat of Arms above a cannon and motto.
- Acquisition Information:
- Tax Donation from Major Edward (Ted) Millett, 1994
|Dimensions:||10 cm (Width), 52 cm (Length)|
|Themes this item is part of:||Victorian Colonial Military, 1854-1901, Clothing & Textiles Collection, Public Life & Institutions Collection, Victorian Artillery (AKA Royal Victorian Volunteer Artillery Regiment or Permanent Artillery Corps)|
|Primary Classification:||MILITARY HISTORY|
|Tertiary Classification:||uniform accoutrements|
|Inscriptions:||Motto stitched on flap of pouch: PRO DEO ET PATRIA (For God and Country)|
|Place & Date Used:||Victoria, Australia, 1893|
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