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Badge: Halstad Manor Co.

Object Number: 
1941.263
Date: 
1920-1940
Medium: 
Metal
Dimensions: 
Overall: 2 3/4 x 1 3/4 in. ( 7 x 4.4 cm )
Marks: 
stamped metal, back of badge: inscribed "C.G. BRAXMAR CO./ 242 WEST 55 ST./ N.Y."
Description: 
Circular metal badge topped by eagle and tapered at bottom; "banner" in eagle's mouth inscribed "2ND LIEUTENANT"; border around circle inscribed "HALSTED [sic]/ MANOR HOSE Co." with rosettes at sides; "4" inscribed at bottom center outside circle. Center circle has raised "rope" border surrounding central image of a horn. Vertical pin back.
Gallery Label: 

This badge is probably associated with the Halstead Manor Engine and Hose Co. 4 of Mamaroneck, New York. Incorporated in 1911, the fire station has been responding to fire related emergencies for over 100 years as a part of the Village of Mamaroneck Fire Department.

Credit Line: 
Gift of Mr. Herbert D. Halsey
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group