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Badge: Delegate Fireman's Ass. NY 1903

Badge: Delegate Fireman's Ass. NY 1903
Title
Badge: Delegate Fireman's Ass. NY 1903
Date 
ca. 1903
Medium 
Brass, silk
Dimensions 
Overall: 5 x 2 1/4 in. ( 12.7 x 5.7 cm )
Description 
Brass and red silk ribbon badge with top pin inscribed in banners "31ST ANNUAL CONVENTION/ DELEGATE" surrounded by images of firehoses, fire hydrant and laurel branches; brass gloved hand holding laurel branch suspended from top pin by two brass link chains at sides; circular brass badge at bottom suspended from hand and wreath; central image of eagle surmounting cartouche with two crossed gloves flanked by images of firemen holding an axe and hose; image of crossed ladders and horns with laurel branches below; encircled by border inscribed "FIREMENS ASSN./ STATE OF NEW YORK/ GLOVERSVILLE, N.Y. 1903."
Object Number 
1940.905
Marks 
inscribed at back of bottom badg: "THE/ C.G. BRAXMAR CO./ 10/ MAIDEN LANE/ NEW YORK."
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group