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Badge

Badge

  • Place of origin:

    England (possibly, made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Embossed silver

  • Credit Line:

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

  • Museum number:

    1729-1877

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

This is a silver badge probably made in England. This badge is a medal embossed on the obverse with St. George and the Dragon, and the legend "S. Georgius equitum patronus." The reverse is embossed with a galley in a storm and the words "In tempestate securitas."

Physical description

Obv., embossed with St. George and the Dragon, and the legend. Rev., the word and a gallery in a storm.

Place of Origin

England (possibly, made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Embossed silver

Marks and inscriptions

"S. Georgius equitum patronus"
obv.

"In tempestate securitas"
rev.

Dimensions

Diameter: 1.437 in

Descriptive line

Badge, St. George and the Dragon/a gallery in a storm. Perhaps English.

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. 151.

Materials

Silver

Subjects depicted

Dragon

Categories

Jewellery

Collection

Sculpture Collection

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