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Badge - 'Theatre Warfare Curtains For All', circa 1960s-1980s Reg. No: SH 870547
- Small round badge with the slogan 'Theatre Warfare Curtains For All', circa 1960s-1980s. This is one of a series of badges and peace movement posters acquired by the museum following the exhibition 'Peace: an Exhibition' which explored the Peace movement and was part of the Victorian Government contribution to International Year of Peace in 1986. The badges explore the peace movement, nuclear disarmament and Hiroshima.
- Circular badge depicting skeletons in top hats dancing on a blue stage with red curtains either side. There is yellow decoration on the top. There is text upper and lower.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from Nic Maclellan, 1987
|Dimensions:||3.10 cm (Height), 3.10 cm (Length)|
|Tagged with:||protest movements, peace issues, political protests, anti-nuclear protests, nuclear disarmament|
|Themes this item is part of:||Public Life & Institutions Collection|
|Primary Classification:||POLITICS & PUBLIC PROTEST|
|Secondary Classification:||Anti Nuclear|
|Inscriptions:||Text: THEATRE WARFARE / CURTAINS / FOR ALL|
|Place & Date Used:||Australia, circa 1960s-1980s|
|Place & Date of Event:||Museum of Victoria McCoy Hall, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, Aug 1986 - Sep 1986
Badge displayed in Peace: an Exhibition