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Brooch

From the Collection of Yarra Ranges Regional Museum 35-37 Castella Street Lilydale Victoria

Description
Silver or silver-plated brooch, oblong with pin on back on a scroll shaped link attached. The bottom part is a silver double heart shape stuck onto a blue resin backing, also double heart shaped.
Size
4x4x0.6 cm
Object Registration
7126
Keywords
world war 2, costume accessories, jewellery
Historical information
Sent to his mother from Ron Fraser when he was serving in the South West Pacific during WWII. The resin for the brooch came from the windsheid off his areoplane.
When Made
1944 - 45
Inscriptions & Markings
Etched on top part: SW Pacific / 1944 - 5
Etched on the bottom part: To/ Mother/ with SWP/ Love 1945
Last updated
3 Mar 2017 at 10:09AM