WWI Era "Victory" Sweetheart Broach


#00002989
Price: $79.00
Shipping: Canada: $10.00 International: $10.00
Insurance: Canada/US: $12.00 International: $30.00
If insurance is declined the buyer takes all responsibility for damage or loss in shipping.
Add to Cart

Please provide shipping information.

*

*

Include Insurance


Above you may view the scans for this rare WWI era "Victory" broach. These artifacts were given by soldiers to their loved ones usually upon leaving for the front. This particular piece is beautifully enameled, and the enameling has retained its bright colors and still shows clearly its fine design details. It is hallmarked "Sterling Silver [ P.G.S.] ", and comes with the ring box as found. View scans for details.


Guaranteed original.

On all our products we accept prepaid authorized returns upon notification within 14 days of shipping, for full product refund, if you are not pleased.

For credit card payment in Canadian Funds over the phone: 1-403-262-2397 (11:00 am to 5:00 pm Monday through Saturday - mountain time!) or by email at creidm@gmail.com . Please quote the number at the top of the item page when ordering to avoid confusion.
We will also accept PayPalusing PayPal requires you accept our tracking and insurance offer...click the link above. Note PayPal charges in USD.
Note that you must assume responsibility for loss in shipping if you decline our tracking / insurance offer. 

I will happily combine items to save shipping costs if you purchase other items as well... 


Sweetheart badges and pins were often given to a female loved one, by their soldier lover, son (usually), or father. They could have been supplied, for a cost, by the quartermaster or by a private organization, such as Birks Jewelers. Most were simply converted uniform devises from the regiment, and were available in the tuck shops. Many, if not all of the battalions and regiments had this type of inspirational badge. As the war wore on, many of the givers were lost, and did not return. Consequently, these items became very cherished by their recipients. Therefore they are generally called sweethearts? 
 

They shall not grow old as we that are left grow old.

Age shall not weary them, nor the years condemn.

At the going down of the sun, and in the morning

... We will remember them.