Badge [Automobile]; 2003.264

Name/Title

Badge [Automobile]

About this object

Automobile badge, chrome steel. Picture of Saint Christopher carrying a person or a load across a river. The wordings on the badge are "Regarde St Christophe Pius Va-T-EN Rassure". The translation is in part "keep your eyes on St Christopher as you go". Around the border of the badge is scroll work. The badge is diamond shaped and is mounted at one corner on a metal bracket by a washer and a screw bolt.

Measurements

H 150 L 110mm (H 5 7/8 L 4 5/16")

Credit Line

The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT)

Object Type

Badge, Insignia/Insignia/Status Symbols/Personal Symbols/08 Communication Artifacts/Nomenclature

Object number

2003.264

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