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Badge - 'Peace and Goodwill', circa 1915 - 1918 Reg. No: SH 950343
- Alternative Name(s): Button
Round metal badge with the slogan 'Peace and Goodwill', made and used in Australia circa 1915 - 1918. Button Days on which buttons (badges) such as these were sold were instituted during World War I to raise money for patriotic funds.
- Round metal badge with pin in back that fits into slot to fasten. Light blue border, gold wreath with white centre holding red text.
- Acquisition Information:
- Transfer from Museum of Victoria Numismatics Collection, 1995
|Dimensions:||3.20 cm (Height), 3.20 cm (Length)|
|Tagged with:||wars conflicts, world war i 1914-1918, fundraising, badges, peace issues|
|Themes this item is part of:||Public Life & Institutions Collection|
|Primary Classification:||MILITARY HISTORY|
|Secondary Classification:||Civilian Life|
|Inscriptions:||Printed on badge: 'PEACE / AND / GOODWILL'|
|Place & Date Made:||Australia, 1915-1918|
|Place & Date Used:||Australia, 1915-1918|