Badge: Delegate...18th Annual Conv...NY Vol. F.A., 1913

Title:
Badge: Delegate...18th Annual Conv...NY Vol. F.A., 1913
Date: 
ca. 1913
Medium: 
Silk, brass, enamel
Dimensions: 
Overall: 5 1/4 x 1 7/8 in. ( 13.3 x 4.8 cm )
Description: 
Red silk ribbon and brass badge with top pin inscribed "DELEGATE" in red enamel against brass pin flanked by images of laurel and olive branches above central helmet and horn; middle brass badge suspended from top pin by two brass link chains inscribed "PATCHOGUE" with central image of crossed ladders, axes and horns flanked at edges with hydrants; circular bottom badge suspended by chains from middle badge with image of firefighter with victim in arms and flames in the background; inscribed around border "18TH ANNUAL CONVENTION/ SOUTHERN N.Y. VOL. FIREMEN'S ASSN./ 1913" with eagle at top and axe, horn and ladder in background.
Object Number: 
INV.10850
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Creative: Tronvig Group