Hong Kong Education Image Database

School Badge of the Rural Training College

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  • Title Type: Descriptive
  • Dimensions: 2.3 x 1.8 x 0.1 cm
  • Materials/Techniques: Metal
  • Special Markings: Inscribed on the metal badge: "學不厭 / 教不倦 / 鄉師 / R.T.C."
  • Physical Appearance: Shield-shaped, with the words "學不厭 / 教不倦 / 鄉師 / R.T.C.". A kylin and grains are engraved on the badge.
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  • Note: On it appears an ancient Chinese legend of “kylin spewed the books”, which symbolises education and school. In the middle are words of Confucius, “I learn without satiety, so I teach without weariness” that was adopted as the College motto. Accompanied grains pattern symbolise villages. Characters at the bottom are abbreviations of the Chinese and English names of the College.
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  • Credit Lines:
    • Rural Training College Past Students Association
  • Permanent URL: https://imagedb.museum.eduhk.hk/items/b15c38f6
  • Reference Number: 000129