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A brass badge featuring a hei tiki with "KIA MATE TOA" embossed on a scroll at the base. A simple pin mechanism is mounted vertically on the reverse.
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This a World War One sweetheart brooch that has been modified from a New Zealand 23rd Reinforcements collar badge.
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ww1 NZ 23rd Reinforcements collar badge made in to sweetheart brooch.

- Corey Sayer

Posted on 11-08-2017 10:34:11