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Object Detail

A dark green synthetic fabric necktie with the insignia of New Plymouth embroidered at front and between two diagonal white stripes. The shield is divided into four with a black cross featuring five white stars. Each quadrant contains an image including one of a hei tiki, a cow,a ship and an airplane. Beneath the shield is a banner with the inscription "MAURI MAHI MAURI ORA".
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While the history of this particular tie is unknown these kind of ties were previously worn by New Plymouth's bus drivers.
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