This badge is a replica of several archaeological finds from i.a. London. Badges like this were worn in 1450 during the War of the Roses in England and Wales. The sun was a symbol for the House of York.
Presumably the sun represented the star of Bethlehem. This motive was worn all over Europe in the 15th century, for example on pewter badges. This badge has a diameter of 4,2 cm.
Length: 3.6 cm
Width: 3.6 cm;
Based on a historic original: yes;
Transport weight (grams): 50 *
This item is produced in limited quantities only. This means that every piece is unique. Sizes & finish may vary lightly from piece to piece.
Packaged with 100% recycled material
When packaging this item, we exclusively use 100% recycled plastic and recycled paper/cardboard from FSC certified forests. We reuse a large part of the material directly without the intervention of a recycling process.
Recycle the material by separating your waste:
1. Cardboard: separate or reuse your paper.
2. Plastic cushions, clothing bags and plastic tape: separate or reuse your plastic. If possible, pierce the cushions with a volume reduction needle.
3. Paper packaging for jewelry and small items: these have a plastic inner layer. Remove these, then separate your paper and plastic.