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Badge: Lady Exempt Firemen Ben. Fund...1909

Object Number: 
INV.10732
Date: 
ca. 1909
Medium: 
Silk, metal, paper, brass, cotton, wire
Dimensions: 
Overall: 6 x 3 x 1/4 in. ( 15.2 x 7.6 x 0.6 cm )
Description: 
Blue and white silk ribbon badge with center pin printed in blue on coated paper "Lady" surrounded by foliate motif brass frame; encircled by loops of decorative metal wire; topped with sprig of lily of the valley fabric flowers in green and white cotton with covered wire stems; white ribbon tails printed in gold "Exempt Firemen's Ben Fund/ ASSOC'N OF THE 23D & 24TH WARDS,/ BRONX BOROUGH, N.Y. CITY/ 1909"; "UNION LABEL" logo printed in gold at bottom.
Credit Line: 
Gift of William M. Wallace, 1934
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group