Badge

Production date
1960s
Country
Australia
State/Province
Queensland
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Description
Brownies promise badge, showing the two-finger salute
Production date
1960s
Media/Materials description
Brass, enamel
History and use
This is a Brownie World Badge, depicting the universal symbol for Brownies. It was worn during the years 1954-1969. The badge depicts a golden hand raised in the two-finger Brownie salute on a blue background.

The items were originally owned by Lois Brown (nee Cripps) when she was a Girl Guide in Townsville in the 1960s. The items were donated to the Museum of Tropical Queensland in 2012.
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Registration number
H49879

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