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94/227/8 Badge, womens movement, 'International Women's Year', 'Australia', metal / paper / plastic, maker unknown, Australia, 1970-1978. Click to enlarge.

'International Women's Year' badge

Made
Badge, womens movement, 'International Women's Year', metal/paper/plastic, maker unknown, Australia, 1970-1978.
Small badge, consisting of a circular piece of paper, colour printed, covered with clear plastic, and mounted on a metal base with a wire stick pin attached to the back. Design features the logo for International Women's Year, a stylised graphic representing a woman with upraised arms, with the caption: International Women's year. Australia" printed around the edge, in blue and white.

Summary

Object No.

94/227/8

Object Statement

Badge, womens movement, 'International Women's Year', 'Australia', metal / paper / plastic, maker unknown, Australia, 1970-1978

Physical Description

Badge, womens movement, 'International Women's Year', metal/paper/plastic, maker unknown, Australia, 1970-1978.
Small badge, consisting of a circular piece of paper, colour printed, covered with clear plastic, and mounted on a metal base with a wire stick pin attached to the back. Design features the logo for International Women's Year, a stylised graphic representing a woman with upraised arms, with the caption: International Women's year. Australia" printed around the edge, in blue and white.

Dimensions

Depth

4 mm

Production

Made

History

Notes

Produced to promote awareness of International Women's Year. Worn by Erica Mann during the 1970s, in support of this cause.
Aquired by the donor Erica Mann, for personal used during 1970s.

Source

Credit Line

Gift of Erica Mann, 1994

Acquisition Date

19 October 1994

Cite this Object

Harvard

'International Women's Year' badge 2021, Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, accessed 24 February 2021, <https://ma.as/140766>

Wikipedia

{{cite web |url=https://ma.as/140766 |title='International Women's Year' badge |author=Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences |access-date=24 February 2021 |publisher=Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, Australia}}

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