Unknown Korean Pin Possibly the 'Red Cross Society of Korea' Issued by the Prov. Gov. in China
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Unknown Korean Pin Possibly the 'Red Cross Society of Korea' Issued by the Prov. Gov. in China

Code: ui80007kpc

$375.00

Product Description

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ARTIFACT: Unidentified Korean badge/pin, possibly of the 'Red Cross Society of Korea' - perhaps a nursing pin from that organization. The badge shows red and blue enamel in the center with a red cross in the blue portion and the outer edge features a nice wreath embellishment. The reverse reads: "KM35" which is mostly likely a date of 1935 and the original owner's initials, if the date is correct this badge would have been issued by the provisional government in exile/China.

VINTAGE: Circa 1930's (1935)

SIZE: Approximately 3/4" x 7/8"

MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Silvered plated brass, enamel

ATTACHMENT: Horizontal pin with "C" type catch.

MARKINGS: None.

ITEM NOTES: This is from a collection of unidentified artifacts which we will be listing more of over the next few months. VAJX16 LCGEX6/16

CONDITION: 8- (Very Fine&emdash;Excellent): The badge shows minor to moderate wear, much of the plated and enamel details remain intact, overall fine condition.

GUARANTEE: As with all my artifacts, this piece is guaranteed to be original, as described.