Badge, New Zealand Diploma of Nursing Badge; Unknown manufacturer; 1946; WY.1988...

Name/Title

Badge, New Zealand Diploma of Nursing Badge

About this object

This Diploma of Nursing badge was presented in 1946 to Miss Isabella R (Ella) Stevenson. She qualified and worked as a General, Maternity, Plunket Nurse and in Midwifery. She also worked as a School Public Health Nurse. In 1968, Nurse Stevenson was awarded the M.B.E for Services to the Nursing Profession.

Maker

Unknown manufacturer

Maker Role

Manufacturer

Date Made

1946

Period

1940s

Place Made

Unknown

Medium and Materials

inorganic, processed material, metal, gold alloy
inorganic, processed material, metal, copper alloy
inorganic, processed material, glass, powdered material, enamel

Inscription and Marks

Front of badge around border in embossed letters: 'DIPLOMA OF NURSING'
In centre in gold: 'N Z'
Reverse of badge: '1946'
' I.R.S.'
In ink' WY'

Measurements

h 22 mm x w 13 mm x d 6 mm

Subject and Association Keywords

Health and Medicine

Subject and Association Keywords

People and Families (including births, weddings, deaths)

Subject and Association Keywords

Clothing and Accessories

Object Type

accessories

Object number

WY.1988.3.3.2

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