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Book - The Significance of Ribbon Colours On Medals Worn Since 1815 by Australians / Rick Grebert

From the Collection of Mission to Seafarers Victoria 717 Flinders Street Docklands Victoria

Description

This 136-page hard cover book with identical dust cover, written by Rick Grebert. The cover is black with the title and author's name printed in white and features a selection of eight medals worn by Australians.
Back cover features a coloured photograph of Field Marshal Sir Thomas Blamey
Size
H 22 cm x 15.5 cm
Object Registration
1436
Keywords
medals, badges, decorations, australian army, armed forces, australia
When Made
2007
Made By
Landers Publishing (Maker)
Significance
This is the first publication that documents the significance of the colours chosen in the design of the ribbon supporting the medal.
Inscriptions & Markings
Printed inscription reads 'Dedicated to Australians who wear Medal Ribbons'.
Last updated
11 Dec 2018 at 2:45PM