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Badge, commemorative ; [?]; c1935; CT84.1148h

Badge, commemorative ; [?]; c1935; CT84.1148h
Name/Title
Badge, commemorative
About this object
Commemorative badge; a purple and gold badge, commemorating the Diamond Jubilee of Owaka District High School, held in 1935. The printed badge reads: 'OWAKA DISTRICT HIGH SCHOOL / 1875 1935 / DIAMOND JUBILEE' around an photograph of the school buildings and an image of a fruit-laden tree. Attached is a black ribbon, printed in gold with: 'EX-PUPIL'.
With the badge is a laminated photocopy reading: '1875 DIAMOND JUBILEE 1935 / SUPPER'.
Owaka District High School is still active, but is now known as the Catlins Area School.
The Owaka Museum collection also houses many photographs and ephemera relating to this event.

Maker
[?]
Date Made
c1935
Place Made
[?]
Medium and Materials
processed material, paper; processed material, metal; processed material, textile.
Inscription and Marks
Badge reads: 'OWAKA DISTRICT HIGH SCHOOL / 1875 1935 / DIAMOND JUBILEE'
Ribbon reads: 'EX-PUPIL'
Photocopy reads: '1875 DIAMOND JUBILEE 1935 / SUPPER'

Measurements
1. l 90mm x w 33mm
Small
2. l 78mm x w 44mm
Small

Subject and Association Keywords
education (general)
Credit Line
From the collection of Owaka Museum Wahi Kahuika The Meeting Place "a rest on your journey"
Object Type
personal effect
Object number
CT84.1148h

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