St John the Baptist Pilgrim Badge

Circular badge with four stitching rings intact to allow it to be sewn onto a hat or piece of clothing. Inscribed SIGNUM IOHANNIS BAP - the sign of St John the Baptist - around the image of the head of John the Baptist. From the shrine of the head of St John in Amiens Cathedral, France.

  • Material/Medium: tin/lead alloy
  • Date: 13th century
  • Creator: n/a
  • Accession number: 1995.1107
  • Category: Archaeology
  • Subject: n/a