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Ship-wrecked Fishermen and Mariners' Benevolent Society badge; white metal; slit for suspension; obverse: bust of Viscount Nelson; legend; signature; reverse: ship in distress; inscription.
- Made in: Birmingham
- (Europe,British Isles,England,West Midlands,Birmingham)
- Diameter: 1.26 inches
Inscription ContentDAVIS BIRM
Inscription ContentENGLAND EXPECTS EVERY MAN WILL DO HIS DUTY
Inscription ContentSHIPWRECKED FISHERMEN & MARINERS BENEVOLENT SOCIETY 1874
21 April 2005
Reason for treatment
clean metal tokens to remove foam residues
Object has foam residues over surface and has reacted with the surface patina.
Brushed and swabbed with acetone to remove foam residues.
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Object reference number: MCT134
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