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Badge: Delegate firemans Ass. NY 1907

Badge: Delegate firemans Ass. NY 1907
Title
Badge: Delegate firemans Ass. NY 1907
Date 
ca.1907
Medium 
Metal, silk ribbon, enamel
Dimensions 
Overall: 3 7/8 x 2 in. ( 9.8 x 5.1 cm )
Description 
Metal and red silk ribbon pin-back badge; top plaque inscribed "35TH ANNUAL CONVENTION/ DELEGATE" surmounted by helmet and horn and edged with laurel branches; beneath, circular image of indian holding bow and arrows is surrounded by border inscription: "SEAL OF THE CITY OF ELMIRA/ 1864." Bottom medal attached by metal ring and silk ribbon; central image of firefighter statue flanked by images of fire hydrant and ladder; inscribed at outer edges: "ELMIRE, N.Y./ AUG. 21-23 1907"; around inner border in blue enamel: "FIREMENS ASSN/ STATE OF N.Y."
Credit Line 
Gift of Dr. Harold Riker Applegate
Object Number 
1940.893
Marks 
inscribed at back of badge: inscribed "C.G. / BRAXMAR CO/ N.Y."
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group