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Badge on block in envelope: Metropolitan Fire Commissioner

Object Number: 
INV.9250
Date: 
1870-1910
Medium: 
Metal
Dimensions: 
Overall: 2 3/4 x 1 3/4 in. ( 7 x 4.4 cm )
Description: 
Circular metal badge with central grouping of fire helmet, axe, ladder and horn within rope border; encircling inscription "VOLUNTEER FIREMENS ASSOCIATION/ N.Y. CITY"; number plate at bottom "1104"; eagle perched at top over elongated Ionic column capital.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group