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Object: Kettle Drum

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Title Kettle Drum
Production Hawkes and Son (manufacturer(s)), 1913, London
Materials silver, brass, skin
Classification kettledrums, musical instruments
Dimensions Overall: 565mm (Height)
Credit line Gift of the Navy Office, Wellington, 1925
Registration number GH004318/2
Kettledrum, presented to the battlecruiser HMS New Zealand by the Women's Patriotic League in 1913, 'as a memento of the loyalty of the women and girls of the Dominion.'

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