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Badge: Delegate F.A.S.N.Y. 27th Conv...Aug. 15-18, 1899

Badge: Delegate F.A.S.N.Y. 27th Conv...Aug. 15-18, 1899
Title
Badge: Delegate F.A.S.N.Y. 27th Conv...Aug. 15-18, 1899
Date 
ca. 1899
Medium 
Silk, metal, brass
Dimensions 
Overall: 6 1/2 x 2 1/8 in. ( 16.5 x 5.4 cm )
Description 
Brass and silk ribbon badge with brass top pin inscribed in banners "DELEGATE/ F.A.S.N.Y. 27TH CONVENTION/ YONKERS, N.Y. AUG. 15-18'99" with images of fire helmet and horn; small circular brass badge hangs from top pin with profile bust of man at center surmounting image of folded American flag; inscribed around circular border "CORPORATION/ OF THE CITY OF YONKERS"; large shield-shaped brass badge hangs from short blue silk ribbon at center over longer red silk ribbon; central circular image of manor hall inscribed "MANOR HALL/ ERECTED 1682"; surronding images of fire hydrants, flames and laurel branches with central eagle at top and crossed ladders and aexes at bottom; bottom of red ribbon edged with gold metal fringe.
Credit Line 
Gift of William M. Wallace, 1934
Object Number 
INV.10462
Marks 
inscribed at back of bottom badg: "C. G. BRAXMAR/ 10 MAIDEN LANE/ NEW YORK."
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group