About this objectMilitary badges; four New Zealand Rifle Brigade badges, dating to World War One.
The New Zealand Rifle Brigade (Earl of Liverpool's Own), affectionately known as The Dinks, was formed on 1 May 1915 as the 3rd Brigade of the New Zealand Division, part of the New Zealand Expeditionary Force. During the first World War it fought in Egypt, against the Senussi, and then on the Western Front. It was disbanded on 4 February 1919.
Medium and Materialsprocessed material, metal, alloy, copper alloy, brass
Inscription and MarksCast: "NZRB"
Measurementsh 6mm x l 53mm x w 22mm (each)
Subject and Association Keywordsmodern history, 20th century, World War I (1914-1918)
Credit LineFrom the collection of Owaka Museum Wahi Kahuika The Meeting Place "a rest on your journey".
Object Typepersonal effect