R6044/6 Badge

Round white pin badge with an illustration of a hand holding a lit torch.

Badge (Museum Accession Number R6044/6)

This pin badge features the acronym for the South West Africa People’s Organization, a political party and former independence movement in Namibia, which gained independence from South Africa in 1990. Collected as part of the Fashioning Africa project.

Creator: unknown

Place: Namibia, Southern Africa, Africa

Date: 1970s