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Welsh Amateur Gymnastics Association - club membership badge (1920’s - 1950’s)

The Welsh Amateur Gymnastics Association was founded in 1902 as the national governing authority for gymnastics in Wales. Their work is carried on to this day by Welsh Gymnastics.

 

If anyone is able to provide a more precise dating for this badge, please drop me a message. Thank you.

 

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References:

 

www.welshgymnastics.org/history/ (Welsh Gymnastics website - history).

 

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Welsh_Gymnastics

 

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Enamels: 2 (blue & mauve).

Finish: Gilt.

Material: Brass.

Fixer: Buttonhole (horseshoe shaped clasp).

Size: 15/16” x 15/16” (about 23mm x 23mm).

Process: Die stamped.

Imprint: No maker’s name or mark.

 

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Taken on September 20, 2012