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Brooch

From the Collection of Tatura Irrigation & Wartime Camps Museum 49 Hogan S Tatura VIC

Description
Circular brooch. Australian penny with clip/pin soldered on back
Size
Diam. 3.1 cm.
Object Registration
C7034
Keywords
brooch, australian penny, beck h, camp 3, tatura, ww2 camp 3, costume, accessory, jewellery
Historical information
Made by craftsman in Camp 3. Care had to be taken to curve the Australian Penny without damaging the face.
When Made
1938/1940's
Inscriptions & Markings
Australia Penny 1938. Raised impression of a kangaroo in "flight"
Last updated
3 Jul 2018 at 11:22AM