This badge is only small – just 30 millimetres in diameter – but that does not lessen its importance as a social document.
A fantastic handbill dating from 1812, marking the hanging of Luddite rioters.
A commemorative plate, which sold in 1907 to mark the centenary of the Primitive Methodist Connection.
A card token illustrating one of the more noble chapters in British radicalism. During the Spanish Civil War, supporters of the Republican side raised money to help ease the hardship faced by civilians living in areas largely under siege from Franco’s forces.