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Badge: Delegate NY Philad. June 19, 1900

Object Number: 
INV.1955
Date: 
ca. 1900
Medium: 
Silk, brass, paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 6 x 2 1/4 in. ( 15.2 x 5.7 cm )
Marks: 
inscribed at back of top badge: "THE WHITEHEAD & HOAG CO. NEWARK, N.J./ PAT. APPLIED FOR." inscribed at back of bottom badg: "THE WHITEHEAD & HOAG CO. NEWARK, N.J./ PAT. APPLIED FOR." printed on back of blue ribbon: "WHITEHEAD & HOAG CO./ NEWARK, NEW JE
Description: 
Blue silk ribbon printed in gold with: "PHILADELPHIA/ JUNE 19, 1900" at bottom; rectangular pin at top printed "DELEGATE" in white on painted gold ground on coated paper surrounded by brass frame with foliate border; hanging from pin is smaller yellow ribbon printed in gold "NEW YORK." Circular badge hangs from ribbon with image of New York state seal in black and white on coated paper surrounded by brass frame with bead and laurel borders and top central cartouche.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group