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Sword Belt - Officer, Victorian Permanent Artillery, 1893 Reg. No: ST 042025
- Officer's Sword Belt with slings. Worn by an officer in the Victorian Permanent Artillery, 1893.
- Brown leather belt with two bands of gold wire stitched around upper and lower edges. Simple brass loop to adjust length. Circular buckle with Victorian cross and stars surrounded by motto, attached to belt with stylized floral clasps. Two brown leather sword slings with gold wire stitching along edges, attached to the belt by simple metal hoops.
- Acquisition Information:
- Cultural Gifts Donation from Major Edward (Ted) Millett, 1994
|Dimensions:||3.7 cm (Width), 94 cm (Length)|
|Dimension Comment:||Sling lengths: 70.6 and 36.|
|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:||On buckle: AUT PACE AUT BELLO VICTORIA|
|Place & Date Used:||Victoria, Australia, 1893|
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