Badge, N.Z. Red Cross Society; Mayer & Kean Ltd Wellington; 1930-1960; WY.1988.1...

Name/Title

Badge, N.Z. Red Cross Society

About this object

This red cross badge belonged to Sister Isabella Stevenson (Ella). Sister Stevenson was a general, maternity nurse, a Plunket nurse and a midwife. She also worked as a school public health nurse. In 1968, she was awarded the M.B.E for Services to Community.

Maker

Mayer & Kean Ltd Wellington

Maker Role

Manufacturer

Date Made

1930-1960

Place Made

Oceania, New Zealand, North Island, Wellington

Medium and Materials

inorganic, processed material, metal, copper alloy
inorganic processed material, glass, powdered glass

Inscription and Marks

On the back is the makers mark;
'Mayer and Kean
Wellington'

Measurements

22 mm dia

Subject and Association Keywords

Health and Medicine

Subject and Association Keywords

Clubs, Groups and Societies

Subject and Association Keywords

Clothing and Accessories

Object Type

accessories

Object number

WY.1988.10.4

Copyright Licence  

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