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Badge, commemorative; Schwabs & Co; c1906; 2011.160

Badge, commemorative; Schwabs & Co; c1906; 2011.160
Name/Title
Badge, commemorative
About this object
Commemorative badge; a heart-shaped, brass badge, made to commemorate the New Zealand International Exhibition, held in Christchurch 1906-1907. Made in Milwaukee by Schwabs & Co.

The New Zealand International Exhibition opened 1 November 1906 in Hagley Park, Christchurch, New Zealand. Nearly two million people visited the exhibition during the next few months.

Maker Role
Maker
Date Made
c1906
Medium and Materials
processed material, metal, alloy, copper alloy, brass
Inscription and Marks
cast: "NEW ZEALAND / INTERNATIONAL / EXHIBITION / CHRISTCHURCH / 1906-1907"
Measurements
l 31mm x w 27mm
Small

Credit Line
From the collection of Owaka Museum Wahi Kahuika The Meeting Place "a rest on your journey".
Object Type
personal effect
Object number
2011.160

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Eric16 Jan 2015 00:23 AM,UTC
I have one of those I found in lyttelton, what sort of worth are they ?