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Badge w/button & ribbon:...Vol. Firemen's Assn.,...1904

Object Number: 
INV.10498
Date: 
1904
Medium: 
Silk, brass, paper, metal
Dimensions: 
Overall: 6 1/2 x 2 1/2 x 1/4 in. ( 16.5 x 6.4 x 0.6 cm )
Description: 
Purple silk ribbon with ornate brass pin at top; pin contains coated white paper with "GUEST"; circular metal badge suspended with white ribbon from pin; badge coated with white paper painted with fireman, and: "VETERAN VOL. FIREMEN'S ASSN. HARTFORD, CONN."; ribbon printed in gold ink: "BALTIMORE,/PORTSMOUTH/WASHINGTON/SEPT 26, OCT 2/1904"
Credit Line: 
Gift of William M. Wallace, 1934
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group