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Badge on block in envelope: Tremont

Title:
Badge on block in envelope: Tremont
Date: 
1850-1880
Medium: 
Metal
Dimensions: 
Overall: 2 1/4 x 1 1/4 in. ( 5.7 x 3.2 cm )
Description: 
Metal shield-shaped badge with central image of crossed ladders surmounted by large "1"; inscribed in banner above "TREMONT"; fire wagon at top; foliate detail at bottom.
Object Number: 
1448
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group