Buttons, military (4).

Production date
[1914-1918]
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Description
Four military buttons, thought to be WW1 era. "China" "Jennens & Co Ltd London" on the reverse (Part 1) "New Zealand Forces. Wellington" (part 2) "Canada" "Made in Canada" on the reverse (part 3) button with a crest and no lettering but from the United States Army (part 4). They were located inside a "Pulmonas relief by inhalation" tin for medicated pastilles, with a chinese coin, two bullets and six miscellaneous items (see registrar's notes).
Media/materials description
Metal, bronze coloured.
Media and materials
Measurements
1 - Chinese button = Depth (mm) = 18mm
1 - Chinese button = Diameter (mm) = 25mm
2 - New Zealand button = Depth (mm) = 16mm
2 - New Zealand button = Diameter (mm) = 25mm
3 - Canadian button = Depth (mm) = 11mm
3 - Canadian button = Diameter (mm) = 24mm
4 - USA button = Depth (mm) = 12mm
4 - USA button = Diameter (mm) = 28mm
Collection
Accession number
NPM2008.135.143.4

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