Miniatures

■ Miniature versions of the full sized jewels … from left > right … (pin back)  4th degree – Roll of Honour  3rd degree – Knight of Merit 2nd degree – Certified Primo  1st degree – Brother ■ Materials : brass & enamel ■ Maker : Parry, Birmingham, England

3rd Degree – Knight of Merit

■ Ribbon : scarlet … upper bar : 13-1-67 (date of 1st degree) (pin back) … on ribbon centre : badge with ROYAL ANTEDILUVIAN ORDER OF BUFFALOES on blue enamel with red monogrammed RAOB on white background / silver fern badge with •N•Z• on blue enamel … lower bar : 2-5-69 (date of 2nd degree) … ribbon […]

Custodian (Trustee)

■ Ribbon : pale blue with white border and black between … upper bar : buffalo horns with TRUSTEE on dark blue enamel (pin back) … lower bar : NZ above crossed ferns … ribbon attached to jewel by lugs ■ Obverse : shield shape with open centre … RAOB (in black) on key … below buffalo […]

Custodian

■ Ribbon : pale blue with white border and black between … upper bar : buffalo horns with CUSTODIAN on dark green enamel (pin back) … lower bar : NZ above crossed ferns … ribbon attached to jewel by lugs ■ Obverse : shield shape with open centre … RAOB (in black) on key … below […]

Minstrel

■ Ribbon : pale blue, mauve, dark blue stripes … upper bar : buffalo horns with MINSTREL on black enamel (pin back) … on ribbon centre : silver fern badge with N•Z on dark blue enamel … lower bar : NAE NAE LODGE NO 104 … ribbon attached to jewel by lugs ■ Obverse : open wreath […]

Secretary

■ Ribbon : red centre, edged with white and with green borders … upper bar : STOKES VALLEY. NO 43 (pin back) … on ribbon centre : buffalo horns / RAOB / GRAND COUNCIL around Star of David in triangle … lower bar : SECRETARY on blue enamel … ribbon attached to jewel by lugs ■ Obverse : open […]

Attendance

■ Ribbon : blue with scarlet stripe very close to the edge … upper bar : buffalo horns surmounted by red crown (pin back) … on ribbon centre : buffalo horns / RAOB / GRAND COUNCIL around Star of David in triangle … ribbon attached to jewel by ring ■ Obverse : crossed silver ferns with kiwi in […]

Attendance

■ Ribbon : white with black strip at edge (and appears to be silver thread at edge) … upper bar : buffalo horns with ATTENDANCE on black enamel (pin back) … on ribbon centre : monogrammed RAOB / G L E / gold star with 5 in centre / silver fern with NZ on black enamel … […]