Lodge collar; unknown maker; 1970s; MT2015.16


Lodge collar

About this object

Lodge collar from Rebekah Pearl Of Mataura Lodge, No. 26. Rebekah Lodge was part of the Ladies Division of the Independent Order of Oddfellows Lodges, New Zealand.

This embroidered velvet collar can only be worn by a Past Noble Grand of a Rebekah Lodge and is worn at all meetings or ceremonies. It has two badges that sit on the lower points of the collar. This collar belonged to Lorena Turnbull, one of our members, who was a member of Rebekah Lodge for 50 years and she donated it to us after the Lodge closed.


unknown maker

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Medium and Materials

collar, processed material, textile cotton
processed material, textile,velvet
processed material, metal,gold alloy, wire
jewels, processed materials, metal, gold alloy
processed materials, silver alloy
processed materials, textile, satin
processed materials, glass, enamel

Inscription and Marks

In marker pen on the back of collar '2038668 L TURNBULL MATAURA'


collar. h 5mm x l 1040mm x w 170mm
jewel 16.1 h 70mm x w 40mm x d 15mm
jewel 16.2 h110mm x w 55mm x d 7mm

Credit Line

From the collection of the Mataura and Districts Historical Society Incorporated.

Object Type

ceremonial object

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