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The Northern Glasgow Midwifery school, Midwifery badge

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

Code: 53488

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The Queen Mother's Maternity Hospital Glasgow, silver midwifery badge

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

Code: 53534

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Registered Fever Nurse Scotland, silver nurses badge

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

Code: 53519

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Registered Mental Nurse Scotland,silver Nurses Badge

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

Code: 53518

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Edinburgh Western General Hospital/Bridge of Earn Nursing badge set

Edinburgh Western General Hospital/Bridge of Earn Nursing badge set

A trio of Scottish badges awarded to the same nurse/midwife for her training in the 1960s. The first is. silver and enamel badge for the Eastern General Hospital Edinburgh,I believe, for Enrolled Nurse training.In good condition but some enamel chipping to top and right side.Pin,clasp and safety roller catch present, but very loose.Engraved for 23 Isabella M Smith 31.8.62 Hallmarks for K&S Ed...  read more

Code: 53506

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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

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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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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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