Civil Defence Corps Tie pin
after 1939 – before 1945
Tie pin bearing the civil defence corps legend. Removed from the tie that is part of a Barking Civil Defence Corps uniform.
Gold tone metal badge. Circular with a crown at the top decorated with dark red enamel. Relief script around the circumference set on a blue enamel background. At the centre, in relief, is a standing lion wearing a crown.
Whole length: 28mm
Social history, Textile
Inscription Cast Around circumference: CIVIL DEFENCE CORPS
Entry Number T274 (1990-08-08)