Badge: Compliments of Deluge Engine Co....1906

Object Number: 
1941.260
Date: 
ca.1906
Medium: 
Metal
Dimensions: 
Overall: 2 5/8 x 1 7/8 in. ( 6.7 x 4.8 cm )
Marks: 
stamped metal, at back of badge: inscribed "THE/ C.G. BRAXMAR CO./ 10/ MAIDEN LANE/ NEW YORK"
Description: 
Metal badge of two parts; top shell motif surmounted by rectangle inscribed "COMPLIMENTS OF." Twelve-point star hangs by metal ring from top pin; wreath border surrounds circular inscription "JAMESTOWN, N.Y. AUG. 1906/ ORGANIZED 1829." Central inscription reads "DELUGE/ ENGINE CO."
Credit Line: 
Gift of E.R. Cresinck
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group