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Badge: NYC Volunteer Fireman's Ass'n

Badge: NYC Volunteer Fireman's Ass'n
Title
Badge: NYC Volunteer Fireman's Ass'n
Date 
1890-1940
Medium 
Metal
Dimensions 
Overall: 2 3/4 x 1 1/4 in. ( 7 x 3.2 cm )
Description 
Circular mixed-metal pin-back badge with eagle at top and decorative tapered bottom. Inscribed around central circle with "VOLUNTEER FIREMENS ASSOCIATION/ N.Y. CITY." Gold colored center with image of helmet, horns and ladder surrounded by "rope" border. Inscribed "983" at bottom outside of circle.
Credit Line 
Gift of Mr. Charles F. Vincelette
Object Number 
1943.73
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group