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Badge - No Smoking, Melbourne, circa 1986 Reg. No: SH 920511
- Badge, alternatively known as a button, made by Patrick Bros circa 1986. It is part of collection of buttons assembled by the donor while active in left-wing politics at University of Melbourne 1979 - 1986. The No Smoking symbol - a cigarette with a red line through it - has been used to discourage smoking since the 1960s.
- This is a ciircular button with a white background and a red border. The cigarette is white, outlined in black and with a red end and smoke. There is a red line through the cigarette. There is a welded pin on back.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from Mr Bill Watson, 1990
|Dimensions:||44 mm (Diameter)|
|Dimension Comment:||Measured 2.10.08|
|Tagged with:||health campaigns, public health|
|Themes this item is part of:||Public Life & Institutions Collection|
|Primary Classification:||POLITICS & PUBLIC PROTEST|
|Secondary Classification:||(To Be Classified)|
|Inscriptions:||Stamped reverse: PATRICK BROS/ MELBOURNE.|
|Manufacturer:||Patrick Bros., Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1979-1986|
|Place & Date Used:||University of Melbourne (The) Students' Representative Council, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1979-1986|