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Badge: Vol. Firemen's Assn. City of NY...Sept 9-10, 1897...

Object Number: 
INV.10450
Date: 
1897
Medium: 
Silk, plastic, metal
Dimensions: 
Overall: 6 3/8 x 2 1/2 x 1/8 in. ( 16.2 x 6.4 x 0.3 cm )
Description: 
White silk ribbonwith gold metal band at top; fringed bottom; attached in center is white plastic shield printed with: "VOLUNTEER FIREMRN'S ASS'N/OF THE/CITY OF NY/Port jervis/NY/Sept. 9th Middletown/NY/Sept. 10th/1897"; ribbon printed in gold with: "GUEST"
Credit Line: 
Gift of William M. Wallace, 1934
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group