Manchester Civic Week – Commemorative Badge – 1926.

28 Oct


This is a bronze commemorative badge for the inaugural Manchester Civic Week week took place from the Saturday 2nd to the Saturday 9th October 1926.

The badge has the emblem of Manchester on the front of it, the worker bee, which symblised Manchester as the hive of activity during the 19th century, when industry within the city was at its height. The badge is inscribed with ‘Manchester Civic Week 1926’. There is no makers mark.

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