Beautiful WWI Croce Rossa Italiana (Italian Red Cross) enameled member badge by Johnson in Milano. The center of the shield-shaped badge is a raised, white enamel disc with a red cross and the surrounding is detail in green enamel. The reverse stud shows a maker’s mark that reads: “S. JOHNSON MILANO”.
Approximately 1-1/4” x 1-1/16”
Enameled, gilt brass
“S. JOHNSON MILANO”
This is from a Foreign Red Cross collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. VAJX16 LAGEX1/17
8 (Excellent-): The badge shows minor to moderate wear, much of the enamel and gilt brass details remain intact, overall excellent condition.
As with all my items, this piece is guaranteed original.