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Central Midwives Board for Scotland,midwifery badge

Central Midwives Board for Scotland,midwifery badge

A chromed metal badge from the Central Midwives Board for Scotland.This pattern was issued after 1962 after the Board was awarded their own coat of arms.The three birds are Oyster Catchers,birds associated with St Bride,the Scottish saint of fertility.The other bird is the Dove indicative of care and attention.The Thistle represents Scotland.
Condition is remarkably good with no damage t... read more

Code: 53455

50.00 GBP

Glasgow Northern Hospitals School of Nursing, silver Nurses badge

Glasgow Northern Hospitals School of Nursing, silver Nurses badge

A silver and enamel badge from Glasgow Northern Hospitals School of Nursing which replaced the Stobhill SoN .In very good condition but with some minor surface scratches to the enamel
The design features a candle flame with a wispy serpent like trail of smoke? The motto Protecere Et Sustinere-To Protect and Sustain is taken from Glasgows motto. Silver hallmarks for M&B (Marples & Beasl... read more

Code: 53451

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Glasgow Maternity Trained Nurses, silver Midwifery badge

Glasgow Maternity Trained Nurses, silver Midwifery badge

A silver and enamel badge for the Glasgow Maternity Trained Nurses.The design features a red enamel shield with GRMH(Glasgow Royal Maternity Hospital?)surrounded by thistles with the title on a blue band around the edge.Very Good condition with pin and clasp intact.Silver hallmarks for WA Birmingham 1945 Height 28mm read more

Code: 53408

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The Glasgow Royal Maternity Hospital, Silver Midwifery Badge

The Glasgow Royal Maternity Hospital, Silver Midwifery Badge

A lovely silver and enamel badge from The Glasgow Maternity Hospital. The badge was introduced in 1959 and was designed by the then Matron and staff.The oval design consists of a central blue enamel circle showing two white snowdrops,the first flowers of spring,depicting new life after the dark winter-Symbolic of new birth after pregnancy.On a pale blue band round the edge are ,at top,a represe... read more

Code: 53390

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Glasgow Royal Infirmary School of Nursing, silver Nurses Badge

Glasgow Royal Infirmary School of Nursing, silver Nurses Badge

The always popular silver and enamel Nurses badge from the Glasgow Royal Infirmary.It depicts the snake of healing intertwined with a Thistle with the motto Auspice Caelo-By the Favour of Heaven,which features on the wall of the Infirmary on Castle Street.The condition is good with enamel intact with minor scratches. The Pin & clasp are good
Named to Elizabeth Ann Duff 4934 .Hallmarks f... read more

Code: 53388

80.00 GBP

Royal Edinburgh Hospital

Royal Edinburgh Hospital

A scarce silver and enamel nurses badge from the Royal Edinburgh Hospital.The main mental hospital for the Lothian Region,originally called the Edinburgh Lunatic Asylum, the hospital opened in 1813.The badge features the motif of the castle gatehouse,with a hunting horn behind it.Enamel in good condition with minimal surface scratches.Pin,clasp and safety roller catch all in good order
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Code: 51344

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Leith Hospital School,of Nursing,Silver Nurses badge

Leith Hospital School,of Nursing,Silver Nurses badge

A very nice silver and enamel badge from the Leith Hospital School of Nursing.it depicts the crest of Leith which depicts the Virgin Mary and Baby Jesus on a ship with a cloud overhead.The motto Persevere on a red scroll is below.Good overall condition with minor wear and some minor nibbles to the enamel at the edge. Pin and clasp are good. Hallmarks for K&S Edinburgh 1954.height 29mm read more

Code: 53343

70.00 GBP

Law General Hospital School of Nursing,Nurses Badge

Law General Hospital School of Nursing,Nurses Badge

A white metal and enamel nurse badge from Law General Hospital School of Nursing.In good condition with only minor surface scratches.Pin and clasp intact .Unmarked to rear.
Height 28mm
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Code: 53329

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William Smellie Memorial Hospital Lanark,Midwifery badge

William Smellie Memorial Hospital Lanark,Midwifery badge

A scarce silver plated base metal and enamel midwives badge from the William Smellie Memorial Hospital in Lanark.Founded in 1748 and named after William Smellie, the father of Midwifery, this pattern of badge was first issued in 1975 before the design was amend soon after to reflect the name change to Lanarkshire School of Midwifery.In good condition with minimal wear to the plated finish.Pin a... read more

Code: 53292

60.00 GBP

Argyll & Bute Hospital Lochgilphead, Mental Nurses badge

Argyll & Bute Hospital Lochgilphead, Mental Nurses badge

A base metal and enamel badge for the Argyll & Bute Hospital Lochgilphead.This was a Mental Hospital which finally closed in 2016.The design features a St Andrew's cross in silver on blue enamel.The top quarter bears a boars head and the bottom quarter the Lion of Scotland.Across this is the Gaelic word Dochas meaning Hope,Trust or Reliance.The hospital title appears on a white enamel border to... read more

Code: 53291

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