ONE OFF PIECE: Hand made / hand stitched coat of arms. Actual badge measures 13cm wide and 18cm in height. Fabric piece 29x30cm overall.
Date when made not known. Possibly 1950s.
West Glamorgan County Council Coat of arms
ARMS: Argent three Chevronels Gules between in chief two Pine Cones Vert dimidiating as many Gouttes Sable and in base a Lozenge also Sable.
CREST: On a Wreath of the Colours in front of a demi Dragon Gules holding between the fore paws of a Rose Gules barbed and seeded proper thereon a Rose Argent likewise barbed and seeded proper four Annulets embattled on the outer edge Or.
SUPPORTERS: Dexter an Osprey wings elevated gorged with a Steel Chain of square links and holding in the beak a Fish all proper sinister a Heron wings elevated gorged with an Aluminium Chain of square links and holding in the beak a Fish proper; upon a Compartment per pale Water barry wavy proper and a Ploughed Field also proper.
*BADGE: A Roundle Argent charged fourteen Lozenges Sable placed seven and seven between three Chevronels Gules.
Motto 'CARDARN POB CYFIAWN' - The just are strong.