badge, trade, British, sealed pattern, Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve, Standard pattern, Postal Reserve
badge, label, seal.
Badge: Badge to the Postal Reserve of the Royal Naval Reserve, being a postal horn embroidered in blue onto a small white tombstone shaped backing. On the uncut upper corner the figure 33448 [sic] embroidered in blue.
Label 1: Small white red printed, Admiralty Duplicate Pattern; Vocab No.: 30448; RNV (Postal) Reserve Badge; V.T.A. 16/107 5.11.1951.
Reverse: Selected by V. Stone, oval stamped (illegible) / 18 Dec 1951 / Deptford SE8.
Seal 1: Large lead disc with raised rims, on one side of which R.V.
Label 2: Standard Pattern No.: 24347, Specification No.: UK/SC/4981, Catalogue No.: 8455-99-416-5452 (Vocab 30448); Designation: Badge R.N.V. Postal Reserve; Comments: "The shade of embroidery yarn shall be as pattern 21714."; Approved by: (Signature), date sealed: 14/8/91; Stamped: RESEALED.
Reverse: Three production notations of 23/1/92, 23/9/92, 23/10/92.
Seal 2: Small lead disc.
Card on reverse: Issued to TK Spencer 23/01/92; Scotcrest 23/09/92; Franklin's Textiles Ltd 23/10/92.