Badge

Badge
Title
Badge
Date 
1889
Medium 
Silver, silk
Dimensions 
Overall: 4 3/4 x 1 5/8 in. ( 12.1 x 4.1 cm )
Description 
Silver badge worn by a member of the George Washington inauguration centennial committee; two silver bars linked by chains; top bar "NEW YORK 1789-1889 GW"; lower bar engraved "LITERARY EXERCISES COMMITTEE"; red silk ribbon with gold lettering "SPECIAL AIDE".
Credit Line 
Gift of the Genealogical & Biographical Society
Object Number 
1942.253o
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group