(2) Badges and document

Title:
(2) Badges and document
Date: 
1880-1920
Medium: 
Metal
Dimensions: 
Overall (1): 2 3/4 × 1 1/2 in. (7 × 3.8 cm) Overall (2): 2 1/2 × 1 3/4 in. (6.4 × 4.4 cm)
Description: 
Metal badge (1) with circular center; image of fire helmet, ladder, horn and baton encircled by rope border and inscription "VOLUNTEER FIREMENS ASSOCIATOIN/ N.Y. CITY"; eagle at top flanked by foliate flourishes and number inscribed at bottom "1438." Metal shield-shaped badge (2) with central image of fire wagon encircled by inscription "VOLUNTEER FIREMENS ASSN./ CITY N.Y."; inscribed in banner at top "MEMBER" and in plate at bottom "131."
Object Number: 
INV.1752
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group