President Badges

BAO President badge

BAO Presidential badge made by a member. The unicorn represents the Unicorn Hotel in Stow on the Wold where the first meeting of the BAO was held.

BOS Past President badge

Enamelled medal showing the BOS coat of arms. Presented to John K. Williams in 2003.

Ceremonial gavel

Mahogany and ivory gavel carved by George Northcroft and presented to the British Dental Association in 1920. The words law, order, duty and restraint are carved into the head. A replica of the gavel is still used in meeting of the Council of the BOS.