Royal Surrey County Hospital Guidford Nurses Badge
Nice old Bronze pressed Badge for the Royal Surrey County Hospital Guidford.It features a Queen's Crown in relief to the front.Nice crisp condition with only minor polish wear. Pin is missing,No marks to rear.Another scarce item,Height 30mm read more
Royal Devon & Exeter Hospital,Cased Silver Nurses Prize medal.
A rather splendid and rare Silver Nurses Prize Medal from the Royal Devon and Exeter Hospital dating to the 1930s. In it's original wooden presentation case,it looks as though it has hardly ever been worn.
The medal consists of a circle of Laurel leaves within which is a shield in a voided centre inscribed Nurses Examination 1933.this is surrounded by a band bearing the title Royal Devon... read more
Royal Alexandra Hospital Brighton/ St Mary's Hospital Paddington,RSCN & SRN pair
a pair of badges awarded to the same nurse for dual training in the1960s.
The first is a chrome and enamel badge for the Royal Alexandra Hospital for Children,Brighton.Named for the Princess of Wales, later Queen Alexandra.The hospital opened in 1881 with the old buildings finally closing and relocating in 2007.The badge is in good condition with pin and clasp intact, safety chain in si... read more
Princess Elizabeth Orthopaedic Hospital,Exeter. Nurses Badge
A base metal and enamel nurses badge for Orthopaedic Nurse training at the Princess Elizabeth Orthopaedic Hospital in Exeter.Opened in 1927 and named for the then Princess , later Queen Elizabeth II.The first badges were awarded in 1969.The badge consists of a pale blue Greek cross to the centre of which is a white rose of York.The hospital title appears on a navy blue circular band around this... read more
Good Hope General Hospital, Sutton Coldfield,Nurses Badge
a bronze and enamel nurses badge for the Good Hope General Hospital Sutton Coldfield.It consists of a St Johns Cross in blue enamel to the centre of which is a disc with a rose around which the hospital title appears on a red band.Some firing damage to the lower arm of the cross and the pin is missing.Makers mark for Thomas Fattorini Regent street Birmingham.Height 36mm read more
Royal Victoria Infirmary Nurses' Training School Newcastle upon Tyne,Nurses Badge
A base metal and enamel nurses badge from the Royal Victoria Infirmary,Newcastle upon Tyne,Nurses Training School.It consists of the intertwined initials RVI in relief, within a blue enamelled edge.Good condition with pin and clasp both intact . Height 41mm read more
First World War Silver Cigarette Case,Appreciation for Services Rendered Attached to Ambulance Column London District 1914-1919
A rare silver hallmarked cigarette case with gilt interior .Having a slight convex shape it is 87mm long by 72mm wide.It is engraved Appreciation for Services Rendered 1914-1919.With a central cross motif around which is Attached to Ambulance Column London District. condition generally very good with only one or two minor dings.Hallmarks for JW&T Birmingham 1918 read more
The Hospital for Sick Children/RV&WH Hospital Bournemouth set
A trio of badges awarded to the same nurse for her training in the 1940s.These are a brass and enamel badge for the Hospital For Sick Children Great Ormond Street.(I Believe these were a wartime austerity measure rather than the more usual silver versions).Good condition but with what appears to be a replacement pin.Height 27mm
The second item is a chrome and enamel General Nursing Counc... read more
Scunthorpe General Hospital,Nurses Badge
A scarce yellow metal and enamel nurses badge for the Scunthorpe General Hospital.The central motif features the coat of arms of Scunthorpe on a convex ended pattee cross.In very good condition with pin, clasp and safety roller catch all good.Makers marks for Thomas Fattorini Regent Street Birmingham.Height 35mm
apologies for poor pictures but the gold colour makes this tricky to capture read more
Coventry & Warwickshire College of Nursing & Midwifery,silver Nurses badge
A silver and enamel Nurses badge from the Coventry & Warwickshire College of Nursing & Midwifery.The design features an open book with three spires to the left page and Bear and staff to the right page.These reflect the city of Coventry and County of Warwickshire respectively.Condition is excellent.Pin clasp and safety roller catch are all good and a safety chain is in situ.Hallmarked for EAW B... read more