Item 2 - Lapel badge showing the coat of arms of the Royal College of Science and Technology

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GB 249 OS/90/8/2

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Lapel badge showing the coat of arms of the Royal College of Science and Technology

Date(s)

  • 1996 (Creation)

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1 badge

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(1994-2004)

Administrative history

External Affairs and Development was created in 1994. It replaced the Public Relations Service and the Development Office. In 2004, it was replaced by the Office of Marketing and Communications.

Archival history

The badge was one of several souvenir items manufactured for the University of Strathclyde's bicentenary celebrations in 1996.

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Scope and content

Pin badge made of gold-coloured base metal, showing the coat of arms of the Royal College of Science and Technology, antecedent of the University of Strathclyde. The coat of arms is rendered in blue, white and gold, and the College motto, 'Mente et Manu', is written in black below the shield. The badge is sealed in its original plastic packaging.

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Open

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  • Latin

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