The meaning of this badge is unclear. It may proclaim its wearer’s interest or proficiency in archery. Alternatively, it may be a lover’s token, as the bow and arrow were a popular medieval symbol of male virility! Copied from an original found in Salisbury.
Please note: This badge is fitted with a modern tie-type pin and clutch which will not mar clothing. Pin cannot be seen when the badge is afixed to clothing or hat.
Description: Longbow drawn with arrow nocked
Material: Lead-free pewter
Copied from an original found in Salisbury
This product was added to our catalog on Sunday 28 September, 2008.