Badge, commemorative; [?]; c1915; CT78.847d

Name/Title

Badge, commemorative

About this object

Commemorative badge; a brass and black enamel badge made to commemorate the Battle of the Dardanelles, World War One. The badge reads: "Dardanelles Souvenir, commemorating our NZ Boys, 1st Battle 25th April 1915". Engraved on the reverse: "L M Hayward, 21/7/1915".

Maker

[?]

Maker Role

Maker

Date Made

c1915

Place Made

[?]

Medium and Materials

processed material, metal, alloy, copper alloy, brass

Inscription and Marks

Cast on front: "DARDANELLES / SOUVENIR / COMMEMORATING / OUR N.Z. BOYS / 1st BATTLE / 25th APRIL 1915"

Engraved on reverse: "L M Hayward / 21/7/1915".

Measurements

di 25mm
Small

Subject and Association Keywords

modern history, 20th century, World War I (1914-1918)

Credit Line

From the collection of Owaka Museum Wahi Kahuika The Meeting Place "a rest on your journey".

Object Type

personal effect

Object number

CT78.847d

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