Military, EPS arm band; unknown maker; 1940; RX.1998.39.6

Name/Title

Military, EPS arm band

About this object

Cream calico armband printed in red 'EPS' with a crown above and black line. EPS stands for Emergency Precautions Scheme.

Donated as part of a wider collection of war memorabilia in 1998.

Maker

unknown maker

Maker Role

Manufacturer

Date Made

1940

Period

1940s

Place Made

Oceania, New Zealand

Medium and Materials

organic, vegetal, fibre, cotton, calico

Inscription and Marks

screen printed with:

{image of crown}
E.P.S.

Measurements

l 190mm x h 70mm x d 3mm
wt 8g

Object Type

clothing

Object number

RX.1998.39.6

Copyright Licence  

All rights reserved

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Soldier
Uniform
War

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