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Badge

Badge

  • Place of origin:

    England (made)

  • Date:

    19th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Silver

  • Credit Line:

    Given by W. Fleming, F. R. C. S. E.

  • Museum number:

    1726-1877

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

This is a silver badge made in the 19th century, in England. A target superimposed on two crossed rifles resting on an oval band, lettered "National Rifle Association, 1860." This medal has a swivel and ribbon.

Physical description

A target superimposed on two crossed rifles resting on an oval band. Swivel and ribbon.

Place of Origin

England (made)

Date

19th century (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Silver

Marks and inscriptions

"National Rifle Association, 1860"

Dimensions

Length: 0.937 in, Width: 0.75 in

Descriptive line

Badge, a target on two rifles. English 19th century.

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

List of Objects in the Art Division, South Kensington, Acquired During the Year 1877, Arranged According to the Dates of Acquisition. London : Printed by George E. Eyre and William Spottiswoode for H.M.S.O. p. 150.

Materials

Silver

Subjects depicted

Rifles; Target

Categories

Jewellery; Sport

Collection

Sculpture Collection

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