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Badge

Badge
Title
Badge
Date 
ca. 1898
Medium 
Celluloid, paper
Dimensions 
diameter: 21.9mm (7/8 in.)
Description 
Celluloid badge lined in paper with obverse showing left front-facing portrait of Dewey in color. Reverse inset paper label "THE/ WHITEHEAD & HOAG CO./ NEWARK, N.J./ PATENTED/ JULY 7, 1892/ APRIL 14, 1896/ JULY 21, 1896"
Credit Line 
Gift of the Naval History Society, 1925
Object Number 
2008.42.243
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group