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Badge

Badge
Title
Badge
Date 
1900-1920
Medium 
Silk, metal, plastic
Dimensions 
Overall: 4 x 2 in. ( 10.2 x 5.1 cm )
Description 
Ribbon badge with top pin inscribed "TIMER" attached to red silk ribbon; circular pendant suspended from ribbon; obverse of pendant with printed images of soldiers, cannon, and steamship; reverse printed: "5th ANNUAL / Military, Bicycle / and / Athletic Tournament / MADISON SQUARE GARDEN / MILITARY ATHLETIC LEAGUE."
Object Number 
INV.5003
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group