'W.I. Produce Guild' Women's Institute Home Front Badge.
A scarce original wartime period 'WI Produce Guild badge', gilded brass title bar inlaind with turquoise enamelling. Very good condition, complete with original pin fittings, no damage to the enamel, minor service wear to gilding.
The Women's Institute Produce Guild was formed in 1939 with funding from the Government to encourage more home grown food, to preserve more fruit and vegetables and to improve cookery skills which was invaluable during the period of food rationing in the Second World War.
Code: 56360Price: 25.00 GBP
Women's Institute Fruit Preservation, Home Front W.I. Produce Guild Tin Button Badge.
A good original 'Fruit Preservation celluloid tin button badge'. Very good condition, complete with original pin fitting, colours remain bright.
Fruit preservation within the Women's Institute's across the country was encouraged during the period of food rationing in the Second World War so that even wild berries and fruits were not wasted.
Code: 54635Price: 25.00 GBP
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