Archives for 10 Oct,2018

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Oct10

Bone or Ivory Brooch

CLICK ON THE QUESTION TO FIND THE ANSWER Question: Guess who this was made for?BONE OR IVORY BROOCH This beautiful Bone or Ivory Brooch was donated amongst the collection of […]
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Oct10

Small Pistol Black Powder Flask

CLICK ON THE QUESTION TO FIND THE ANSWER QUESTION: What is this used for?ANSWER: This pistol powder flask is only 4 inches long as against 8 inches for other powder […]
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Oct10

Muzzle Loading Pistol with wooden stock

CLICK ON THE QUESTION TO FIND THE ANSWER QUESTION: How do you load this pistol?ANSWER: Called muzzle loading as it was loaded from the muzzle. In general, the sequence of […]
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Oct10

Goldie Painting of Maori Warrior

CLICK ON THE QUESTION TO FIND THE ANSWER QUESTION: What has this famous painting got to do with our museum?ANSWER: Maioha, a cousin of Potatau Te Wherowhero, the first Maori […]
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