Sterling Royal Infirmary,Scottish Registered Fever Nurse,Nursing Badges
A pair of Scottish Nursing badges awarded to the same nurse.
The first is a brass pendant badge from Stirling Royal Infirmary.This consists of a Greek cross with a superimposed central disc bearing the Wolf on the Crag.The words Stirling Royal Infirmary are around the edge and the motto" Sterlini Opidum,also taken from the seal of the Burgh.Condition is good with pin and clasp intact.Eng... read more
Royal Infirmary Edinburgh School of Nursing,silver nurses Badge
A silver and enamel Nurses badge from the Edinburgh Royal Infirmary, in excellent condition. It features the emblem of the Royal Infirmary,the Pelican feeding it's young with it's own blood,noted as a symbol of dedication and service to others. The Nurses League of the School of Nursing is still today known as the Pelican League;http://pelican-nurses-league-rie.org/index.php
The badge it... read more
Deaconess Hospital Edinburgh,Church of Scotland Silver Nurses Badge
A rare silver and enamel nurses badge for the Deaconess Hospital Edinburgh.
The oval badge features an angel holding aloft a lamp of learning with Deaconess Hospital Church of Scotland on the border around the edge.Very good condition with no e... read more
The Northern Glasgow Midwifery school,Silver Midwifery badge
A superb silver and enamel pin back badge for the Northern Glasgow Midwifery School.The design features what I believe is Juno Lucina the Roman goddess of Childbirth holding her staff and an apple on a vibrant blue background.The outer band has The Northern Glasgow Midwifery school Inaugurated 1973.Excellent condition with minimal wear.Pin clasp and safety roller catch are good.Hallmarked for M... read more
The Northern Glasgow Midwifery school, Midwifery badge
A lovely white metal and enamel pin back badge for the Northern Glasgow Midwifery School.The design features what I believe is Juno Lucina the Roman goddess of Childbirth holding her staff and an apple on a vibrant blue background.The outer band has The Northern Glasgow Midwifery school Inaugurated 1973.Excellent condition with only minor wear.Pin clasp and safety roller catch are good.Marked f... read more
The Queen Mother's Maternity Hospital Glasgow, silver midwifery badge
A silver and enamel badge for the Queen Mother's Hospital in Glasgow. The training School started in March 1964 and the first badges were awarded in February 1965.The badge was designed by senior midwives and obstetricians at the Hospital.The central design features a White Rose of York,in honour of the Queen Mother who had been the Dutchess of York. The coronet signifies Royal patronage and th... read more
Registered General Nurse Scotland ,Silver nurses badge
A nice Registered General Nurse for Scotland silver badge.Good enamel saltire with minimal surface scratches.Pin and clasp both good, safety chain in situ.Marked to the rear A Sullivan A30949 ,Makers marks Hamilton & Inches Edinburgh.Hallmarks for Birmingham 1952.
The recipient was Anne Sullivan who was entered onto the register 26/9/52 having trained at Hairmyres Hospital East Kilbride.... read more
Registered Fever Nurse Scotland, silver nurses badge
A nice clean example of a Registered Fever Nurse for Scotland silver badge.Good enamel saltire with some surface scratches. Pin and clasp good.Marked to the rear J c Donaldson Duplicate E22337,Makers marks Brook Edinburgh.Hallmarks for Birmingham 1963
The recipient was Jeannie Coventry Donaldson (nee Banks) who was registered on 26/3/36, having trained at the Knightswood Hospital Glasgow... read more
Registered Mental Nurse Scotland,silver Nurses Badge
A scarce silver Scottish Registered Mental Nurse badge.It bears the Scottish saltire in white and blue enamel.Condition is good with only minor surface scratches, pin and clasp are intact.Marked for Brook E'Burgh hallmarked for Birmingham 1949. Engraved C McRitchie C25548. This is Christina McRitchie who is shown as having gained her RMPA certificate on 5/48 but with no location given. read more