The Mayor's Consort's Badge

Description

This is of highly polished white metal of circular form which surrounds a central circular disc with applied gilt acorn and oak leaf motif. The remote outer border proclaims "Wokingham Town Mayoral Centenary 1885-1985", whilst on the reverse face is inscribed "Presented by Councillors K & L P Cattran, Mayor and Mayoress 1985-1986"; Originally suspended via a white metal title bar, and a green neck ribbon the badge is now displyed on a white metal chain.

Diameter - 50mm

Weight Gross - 85 grams

The badge is worn when the Mayor's Consort is male, in preference to the Mayoress's Chain and Badge, if so wished.

Source

Identifier

WTH0033

Citation

“The Mayor's Consort's Badge,” Wokingham's Virtual Museum, accessed December 8, 2019, https://wokingham-tc.gov.uk/museum/document/WTH0033.

Files

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Collection

Date

1986

Related Resource

Keith Cattran