Badge: Volunteer Firemens Assoc. 2037

Object Number: 
INV.12059
Date: 
1890-1915
Medium: 
Metal
Dimensions: 
Overall: 2 3/4 x 1 3/4 in. ( 7 x 4.4 cm )
Description: 
Circular metal badge with central grouping of fire helmet, horns, ladder and axes encircled by inscription "VOLUNTEER FIREMENS ASSOCIATION/ N.Y. CITY" with "2037" below within decorative trim; eagle perched at top over elongated Ionic column capital flanked by foliate details.
Gallery Label: 
This badge was bought at the Stamp and Coin exchange at 65 Nassau St. in March of 1915.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Charles G. Moller
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group