Badge, Empire Day
A small, round brass Empire Day badge featuring a kiwi. " Our Day / 1917 " is marked above and below the badge. A simple straight pin is attached to the reverse.
Badges like this one were sold in 1917 as part of the Red Cross Empire "Our Day" fundraising appeal to "help our sick and wounded on all fronts. See the Observer newspaper 20 October 1917. http://paperspast.natlib.govt.nz/cgi-bin/paperspast?a=d&d=TO19171020.2.15.1
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