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Title: British motor racing fund badge
Item Name: Amy Johnson
Maker: Birmingham Medal Co

Description:

Cut steel badge of wedge shape, with curved upper and lower edges. Dark blue enamelled sections at top and bottom of badge bearing lettering in gold - "British / Motor Racing Fund", with a racing car in centre. Fixing pin on reverse, which has linear decoration al over it. Maker's details in rectangle near centre - 'Birmingham Medal Co. Probably relates to the period just before WWII when Amy johnson took part in a number of motor car rallies. Part of the collection donated by Amy's father in 1958.


Year: 1938(c)
Materials: steel; enamel;
Measurements: L:2cm; W:2.6cm
ID_Number: ERYMS : 1995.67