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medal

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1975,0811.1

  • Description

    Silver enamelled badge with ribbon and hunger strike award in presentation box.

  • Date

    • 1912
  • Production place

  • Materials

  • Dimensions

    • Diameter: 22 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Type

        inscription
      • Inscription Position

        obverse
      • Inscription Language

        English
      • Inscription Content

        HUNGER STRIKE
      • Inscription Type

        inscription
      • Inscription Position

        reverse
      • Inscription Language

        English
      • Inscription Content

        JOAN CATHER
      • Inscription Type

        inscription
      • Inscription Position

        Box inside lid
      • Inscription Language

        English
      • Inscription Content

        PRESENTED TO JOAN CATHER BY THE WOMEN'S SOCIAL AND POLITICAL UNION IN RECOGNITION OF A GALLANT ACTION, WHEREBY THROUGH ENDURANCE TO THE LAST EXTREMITY OF HUNGER AND HARDSHIP A GREAT PRINCIPLE OF POLITICAL JUSTICE WAS VINDICATED
      • Inscription Type

        inscription
      • Inscription Position

        on pin bar
      • Inscription Content

        FOR VALOUR
      • Inscription Type

        inscription
      • Inscription Position

        on pin bar
      • Inscription Content

        MARCH 4TH 1912
  • Location

    Not on display

  • Subjects

  • Associated names

  • Acquisition date

    1975

  • Department

    Coins & Medals

  • Registration number

    1975,0811.1

Silver enamelled badge and hunger strike award.

Obverse & Reverse

Silver enamelled badge and hunger strike award.

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