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A scarce original gilded brass badge inlaid with red, white and blue enamels, in the form of a flower head, depicting the names of the Colonies from around the world participating in the exhibition in petal form with rotating hand as a pointer, mounted by the 'Wembley Lion' resting on curved scrolls "British Empire Exhibition" with year "1924" below; the reverse impressed with details in relief Prov.Patent No 8418/24. Very good clean condition, complete with original pin fittings, no damage to the enamel, gilt finish remains bright.
Participating Countries of 1924 British Empire Exhibition were Britain, India, East Indies, South Africa, East Africa, West Africa, Australia, New Zealand, Newfoundland, Canada, Malaysia and West Indies.
A scarce original 1924 souvenir from 'British Empire Exhibition' depicting the official symbol the Wembley Lion; the reverse impressed "Sterling" bearing the very distinct trademark (intertwined initials "CH") of the maker "Charles Horner". Very good condition, retaining original pin fittings, enamel with minor restoration to the scroll.
A scarce original 1924 souvenir from 'British Empire Exhibition' depicting the official symbol the Wembley Lion in gilt and enamel and mounted on a Mother of Pearl disc. Very good clean condition, retaining original pin fittings, enamel perfect.
A fine quality badge, for a member of the "Fellowship of the British Empire Exhibition". Made by the Goldsmiths & Silversmiths Co Ltd, 112 Regent St. W1. remains in very good condition, original single stick pin fitting, no damage to the enamel. Diameter 25mm.
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