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Badge

Title:
Badge
Date: 
ca. 1903
Medium: 
Silk, brass, paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 4 3/4 x 2 1/2 in. ( 12.1 x 6.4 cm )
Description: 
Blue silk ribbon printed in gold ink with: "HARTFORD, CONN./ SEPT. 21, 22, 23/ 1903"; celluloid pin at top printed in blue "MEMBER" with scalloped-edge rectagular brass frame; circular celluloid badge at bottom hanging from ribbon by brass rings printed "ASSOCIATION OF EXEMPT FIREMEN NEW YORK/ UNIFORMED COMPANY" around border with central color image of firefighter hosing down flames. Identical image and text on back side.
Object Number: 
Z.3230
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group