Patriotic pin badge : unidentified Australian lighthorseman

Place Oceania: Australia
Accession Number REL34300
Collection type Heraldry
Object type Badge
Physical description Brass, Celluloid, Paper, Tin
Maker Unknown
Place made Australia
Date made c 1915-1918
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918
Description

Small patriotic badge featuring a round sepia portrait of a lighthorseman with a pre-war white band in his hat pugaree. The celluloid on the front of the badge has cracked. The reverse is fitted with a brass captive mounting pin.

History / Summary

Small patriotic badge featuring a round sepia portrait of a lighthorseman with a pre-war white band in his hat pugaree. The celluloid on the front of the badge has cracked. The reverse is fitted with a captive mounting pin.

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