Netherne Hospital , Silver Mental Nurses badge
A nice silver badge for what had originally been the Surrey County Asylum near Coulsdon. It was later renamed Netherne Hospital and was eventually closed in 1994.
The Badge features a central Cnut cross against a white six pointed star with Netherne Hospital on the red band at the base. The whole is with a silver laurel wreath and I suspect this variant may have been a prize badge as it... read more
Swansea General & Eye Hospital, white metal Nurses Badge
An unusual Nurses badge for the Swansea General & Eye Hospital, in that it is in white metal rather than the more common bronze or brass.I am unsure as to why but possibly a variant for long service or a management role? If anyone knows more I would love to hear from you.
The pendant design features a depiction of the hospital building within a a garter belt which bears the hospital titl... read more
Cardiff Royal Infirmary,Silver nurses badge.
A silver and enamelled Nurses badge for the Cardiff Royal Infirmary. Condition is good.Pin has been professionally replaced and safety roller catch is in good order.
Engraved to rear M.Rhiannon Pughe-Jarman 28.12.55.Silver hallmarks for TJS,Chester 1950
Minimal surface wear and only minor scratches to face, so another nice example of this popular badge.Height 48m read more
Coalport Figurine, A Nurse of the Hospital For Sick Children, Great Ormond Street London
An extremely rare Coalport figurine of a nurse, issued for the commemoration of the Golden Jubilee of the Nurses League of the Hospital for Sick Children in 1987. One of a limited edition of 500, which rarely come onto the market, this is numbered 196.In excellent condition with no cracks, chips or flaws.It is minus its certificate or box.it stands at just over 8 in/21 cm tall. read more
Two Piece Silver Nurses Belt buckle,Swallows AN Birmingham 1986
a pretty two piece hallmarked silver nurses buckle featuring swallow type birds amidst reeds and lily pads.Good overall condition, belt loops intact and clasp has recently been professionally repaired.Width 111mm Height 57mm Silver hallmarks for AN (Ari D Norman) Birmingham 1986 read more
Silver two piece Art Nouveau Belt Buckle,Arthur Johnson Smith Birmingham 1908
An original silver Art Nouveau two piece buckle with hallmarks for Arthur Johnson Smith Birmingham 1908.
In the form of stylised flowers.Width 76mm Height 56mm.In good antique condition with clasp intact. One of the belt loops has been professionally replaced so this is suitable for wear. read more
Clwyd Health Authority, General Nursing,silver badge
A scarce silver and enamel badge for General Nurse training at the Clwyd Health Authority.
In good condition with pin,clasp and safety roller catch all good.makers mark for Thomas Fattorini Regent st Birmingham?Silver hallmarks forTF Birmingham 1985 read more
St Mary's Hospital Stannington,Silver Mental Nurses badge
A scarce silver and enamel badge for mental nurse training at St Mary's Hospital Stannington.Originally the Gateshead Borough Lunatic Asylum it finally closed in 1995.The design features a blue enamel cross upon which is a shield with a monogram of SMH for St Mary's Hospital topped with a lamp of Learning.A scroll with Stannington is below this.In good condition with pin, clasp and safety rolle... read more
Woolwich Hospital Group,Enrolled Nurses badge
A scarce enrolled nurses badge for the Woolwich Hospital Group from the 1950s.It consists of an enamelled shield with the hospital crest .This bears the words-Woolwich Hospital Group.The group included Shooters Hill Memorial,Brook General & Erith & District Hospitals and the British Hospital For Mothers and Babies,amongst others.Unfortunately there is considerable enamel damage and it is missin... read more
Orthopaedic Nursing Certificate,SRN Badge
A popular seven sided enamelled nurses badge for the Orthopaedic Nursing Certificate.First issued in 1974 it features a twisted plane tree with it's trunk bound to a post, an allusion to a splinted fracture.The badge became obsolete in 1983 with the formation of the UKCC.Very Good condition but with only minor enamel scratches .Pin and catch intact .Makers marks for Thomas Fattorini Regent Street read more