Military, cap badge; Stillwell & Co; 1870; RX.1998.39.9

Name/Title

Military, cap badge

About this object

Gold coloured cloth cap badge with an anchor on a blue background. The badge was from a cap of Captain Kennedy, Airedale, 1871

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

Maker

Stillwell & Co

Maker Role

Manufacturer

Date Made

1870

Period

1870s

Place Made

Europe, United Kingdom, England, London

Medium and Materials

organic, vegetal, fibre, cotton

Inscription and Marks

Gold cotton embroidery cap badge. Centre is a blue background with gold anchor, above that is a crown with red centre. The outside are of a laurel

Measurements

l 60mm x h 45mm x d 10mm
wt 11g

Object Type

clothing

Object number

RX.1998.39.9

Copyright Licence  

All rights reserved

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Tags
Badge
Soldier
Uniform
War

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