Shield of World War 1 military badges and medals; Unknown; Unknown; CR2018.047.6

Name/Title

Shield of World War 1 military badges and medals

About this object

A shield shaped piece of wood with turned rods on either side and on the shield are displayed a variety ofWorld War 1 military badges and medals. Under the medals is a silk scarf, "Souvenir de la Grande Guerre", showing flags of allied nations and photos of the Kings of Belgium, England, Italy, the Tsar of Russia and the President of France. Across the base are the medal ribbons for the British War Medal and the British Victory medal.

Maker

Unknown

Maker Role

Unknown

Date Made

Unknown

Place Made

Unknown

Medium and Materials

Wood
Metal
Silk

Measurements

H 550mm xL 352mm x W 30mm

Subject and Association Keywords

Military

Subject and Association Keywords

Commemorative object

Subject and Association Keywords

Badges and commemorative items

Subject and Association Keywords

World War I

Named Collection

RSA Collection on long term loan

Credit Line

From the collection of the Cromwell Museum

Object Type

Medals

Object number

CR2018.047.6

Copyright Licence  

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