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A black and white striped jacket with two lines of red and blue running along the inner left edge of the white band. There are three bronze coloured buttons at the front and two cuff buttons, one of these is missing on the left arm. There is an embroidered monogram for New Plymouth Boys' High School on facing right chest pocket.
Accession No
PA2004.155

Name/Title
An Opunake High School prefect's blazer. This is a blue woollen blazer with three flapless front pockets and central black plastic fastening buttons (1 missing). On the front left-hand side chest pocket is the Opunake High School crest. embroidered onto dark blue woollen fabric and then stitched onto the pocket. There is a central crest with images of a lighthouse, book and burning torch, and Mount Taranaki above the words " UT PROSIM PATRIAE ". Around this crest stitched in yellow and blue thread is a vine like plant and in the middle a white unfurling scroll. The school initials "0 - H - S" are embroidered in blue thread onto this unfurling scroll. Underneath this badge stitched in white thread onto two similar pieces of dark blue woollen fabric are "PREFECT" and "1961". On the inside collar of the blazer is a black label that reads "PETONE MADE IN N.Z.". Underneath this is a white label which reads "A KOROGLEN CLOTH MADE IN NEW ZEALAND BY PETONE".
Accession No
PA2005.019

Name/Title
A cream-coloured lace wedding veil. The lace is made up of a floral pattern stitched onto netting that resembles Margot-style lace with its scroll designs and long-stemmed flowers.
Accession No
PA2005.172

Name/Title
A New Plymouth Girls' High School straw boater hat. There is a navy blue grosgrain ribbon trim and a navy blue and white striped hatband. This ribbon has a side bow. The underside of the hat's brim is coloured blue.
Accession No
PA2004.062

Name/Title
Cap
A New Plymouth Boys' High School cap. The cap is made of black wool with a white stripe around the crown and a yellow at the back. The peak is narrow. " KAIAPOI / SCHOOL CAP " can be read on the inside of the cap although the writing is very faded. Some other writing which has been stamped in black ink on the cap is illegible.
Accession No
PA2005.202

Name/Title
A navy blue New Plymouth Girls' High School winter uniform beret with a metal school badge pinned through the fabric. A name tag with " DONNELL " (the Y is obscured) written on it is in the interior.
Accession No
PA2005.200

Name/Title
Cap
A New Plymouth Boys' High School cap. The cap is made of black wool with a white stripe around the crown and a yellow at the back. The peak is narrow. A name tag "DONNELLY" is sewn on the inside of the cap.
Accession No
PA2005.201

Name/Title
Fan
A cream-coloured brisé fan made of fine guardsticks of ivory or bone. The fan has nineteen guardsticks that are held together by a brass rivet and a silk ribbon that is weaved through. Each guardstick is 2.5cm wide at the top and tapers to 0.5cm at the bottom. They are finely carved with abstract shapes that are identical on the inside seventeen sticks. The two sticks on the outside ends have different matching shapes than those on the inside. The fan is finished with two cream-coloured tassels attached to the brass rivet which is made of cotton thread with a small white bead on each.
Accession No
PA2006.022

Name/Title
A three-part wedding headpiece with a headband and two matching hair ornaments. The headband is a half-circle shaped wire that is embellished with a cluster of gold paper flowers and leaves that have been coated in a layer of wax followed by a lustrous glaze. Underneath the wax, the paper has been shaded with a dark line around the edges and midrib of the leaves. On each side of the headband there is a narrow gold elastic band attached. The stem of the two hair ornaments is made of wire that has been wrapped in paper. From the stem there are shoots of flowers and leaves that match those found on the headband.
Accession No
PA2006.021

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A white satin wedding gown with cream-coloured cut velvet flowers all over. The gown has a variation of long kimono sleeves that narrow snugly around the wrist and a mandarin collar. The front of the bodice has a seam up the centre front and two darts for shaping. The skirt is very full and has a slight train in the back. It is lined with rayon. There is a hook and eye at the collar on the centre back and a zip that runs from the neckline until just below the waist.
Accession No
PA2006.019

Name/Title
Cap
A black woollen New Plymouth Boys' High School cap. A yellow stripe runs around the bottom of the hat and a white circular stripe runs around the top of the crown. The cap is has eight panels and a narrow visor in the front. The inside is lined. " Kaiapoi / SIZE 7 / MADE IN NEW ZEALAND " is written in red on a white label inside the cap. " BARRIE MALLON " is stamped twice in very faded ink on the label.
Accession No
A97.407

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A white wedding veil made of cotton netting. The veil is a large rectangular shape that is edged with machine chain-stitching. The stitching runs straight down the sides and forms flat bows at intervals. Along two sides, the chain-stitching is scalloped and continues to form bows. In the four corners there is an elaborate white silk flower appliqué design. The design has three fabric flowers applied to the netting with a chain-stitch and surrounded by chain-stitched scrolls and leaves.
Accession No
PA2006.020

Name/Title
Cap
A red wool school cap.
Accession No
A82.326

Name/Title
A navy blue New Plymouth Girls' High School beret.
Accession No
A82.186

Name/Title
A pair of grey Inglewood High School socks.
Accession No
A82.348

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A white grosgrain and lace wedding gown. It has a boned, strapless bodice, fashioned to form pleats at the waist which fall into deep folds in the skirt. a wide scalloped lace trim is attached to the skirt with two tiny pearls sewn at the top of each scallop. The overblouse of the lace has long narrow sleeves and a boat shaped scalloped neckline with tiny pearls sprinkled on the lace. The overblouse is attached to a narrow grosgrain waistband. There is a large lace covered bow and streamers at the back.
Accession No
A87.191

Name/Title
A sampler made with fine worsted wool thread on linen. The threads are principally red and green using a cross-stitched pattern. It features the alphabet and numbers in rows. There are a few motifs at the bottom. It bears the letters "A.M." which may be the initials of the embroiderer.
Accession No
A62.885

Name/Title
A New Plymouth Boys' High School Cadet Corps forage cap with a badge of the corps attached. The khaki cap is pleated down the centre and has two metal buttons on the front. There is a band around the base that attaches to the sides of the crown with hook and eye fasteners.
Accession No
A82.690

Name/Title
A pair of maroon and blue striped Inglewood High School rugby socks.
Accession No
A82.347

Name/Title
Cap
A Fitzroy School cap that is navy blue with a red embroidered "F.S." on the front. There is braid around the edge of the peak and crown.
Accession No
A82.353

Name/Title
Cap
A black velvet Hawera Technical School cap with blue trim around the edges. The front of the cap has a blue embroidered HS crest and the year " '19 ". " HB Clothing Company" is written on a label inside.
Accession No
A81.806

Name/Title
Cap
A black and red woollen Stratford High School cap. It has a red band around the crown and and a red shield crest on the front. " NZ / HB Clothing Factory / Name: J. Morpeth " is marked on the interior.
Accession No
A63.484

Name/Title
Cap
A black wool Wellington College school cap. The hat has six yellow pieces of braid across the top and a faded college badge at the front. " Robertson 52 " is written on a tag inside it.
Accession No
A81.966

Name/Title
Cap
A black velvet Stratford Technical High School rugby cap.There is a red tassel on the top. " STHS " is embroidered in red intertwined letters at the front. " 1933 " is embroidered in red underneath these letters. The cap has a small quarter moon shaped peak.
Accession No
A82.863

Name/Title
An Inglewood High School skirt which is a plain grey pattern with a side zipper opening.
Accession No
A82.344
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