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Badge on block in envelope: 861

Object Number: 
1449
Date: 
1830-1880
Medium: 
Metal
Dimensions: 
Overall: 2 1/4 x 2 in. ( 5.7 x 5.1 cm )
Description: 
Metal shield-shaped badge inscribed "861" with intertwined letters "T/ F/ D."
Gallery Label: 
The letters on this badge, "T F D," stand for "Tremont Fire Department" in the Bronx, New York.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Charles G. Moller
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group