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Badge - Women's Suffrage, Great Britain, circa 1905 Numismatics Reg. No: NU 44574

Summary:
Badge with the slogan 'Women's Suffrage', it was issued and used in Great Britain, circa 1905. Militant activism for Women's suffrage began in Great Britain 1905 when Christabel Pankhurst and fellow suffragette Annie Kenney attended a Manchester public meeting. Despite persistently asking those politicians present if a Liberal Government would give women the vote, they were ignored before they were literally dragged away.
Description:
Round badge with green and gold border and a red and green flower in the centre.. The flower is surrounded by gold text.
Discipline: Numismatics
Dimensions: 100.00 mm (Diameter)
Dimension Comment: Measurement From Conservation.

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Tagged with: badges, women s suffrage, women s movement, suffragette movement, women s issues, activism, suffrage
Themes this item is part of: The Militant Suffrage Movement in Great Britain, Numismatics & Philately Collection, Public Life & Institutions Collection
Primary Classification: POLITICS & PUBLIC PROTEST
Secondary Classification: Gender Politics
Tertiary Classification: badges
DateEra: circa 1905 AD
Obverse Description: WOMEN'S SUFFRAGE
Reverse Description: W.O. LEWIS HOWARD ST. BIRMM.
Inscriptions: Printed on Front: WOMEN'S SUFFRAGE
Material: Bronze and Enamel
Issued By: England, Great Britain, circa 1905
Place & Date Used: England, Great Britain, circa 1905
Manufacturer: W Lewis, Birmingham, England, Great Britain, circa 1905

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