Badge [Jean Batten LIA]; 2012.468

Name/Title

Badge [Jean Batten LIA]

About this object

A gold plated bronze brooch or badge. Inscribed in the top bar: 'Jean Batten'. This bar floats on the tips of two outspread wings. In the centre of the wings is an oval with: 'L I A' in the centre. LIA thought to stand for League of International Aviators.

Measurements

H 30 L 49mm (H 1 3/16 L 1 15/16")

Subject and Association Keywords

Batten, Jean Gardner, 1909-1982

Subject and Association Keywords

Badges

Collection

Jean Batten Collection

Credit Line

The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT)

Object Type

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

Object number

2012.468

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