British War Relief Heraldic 1940s Book Piece Brooch

with working pin and clutch, measures approx 1 3/4" x 1 3/4, signed on reverse Accessocraft Official B.W.R.S. which stands for: “British War Relief Society Brooch - Bundles For Britain", it was designed by Robert R. Appleby in 1940

€ 25,00

These were produced during World War ll by Accessocraft and sold to raise money to support the war effort.Pin features a Royal Crown over a Lion with the words "Dieu et mon Droit" meaning "God and My Right"; the motto of the British Royal Crest and red white and blue enamel as a sign of Patriotism. They are mentioned in the Brunialti Jewelry Guide on page 61 as a "Tribute to America".

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