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Object Name Badge, Military
Description 2nd South Canterbury Regiment collar badge for right hand side collar. Badge is in the shape of a Maltese cross with a kiwi in a garter. Kiwi hugs the curve of the garter and is facing right. It is made from a white metal and stands on grass. Inscribed around the kiwi, it reads "2nd South Canterbury Battalion N.Z.I" (New Zealand Infantry).

On the back are two lugs which were used attach badge to collar and the pins holding the kiwi in place are visible. Also impressed into the metal is makers name " J R Gaunt London"
Catalogue Number 2013/031
Dimensions W-3 L-3 cm
Search Terms 2nd South Canterbury Regiment