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Badge:delegate,15th.Annual Convention,Oct.4,5,6,1910...L.I.

Object Number: 
INV.10861
Date: 
1910
Medium: 
metal, enamel, textile
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 x 3 x 4 in. ( 2.5 x 7.6 x 10.2 cm )
Marks: 
pin: enamel: "15TH ANNUAL CONVENTION" pin: metal: "DELEGATE" badge: enamel: "SOUTHERN N.Y./FIREMEN'S ASSN" bagge: metal: "OCT. 4, 5, 6, 1910/WOODCLEFT CANAL/FREEPORT L.I.
Description: 

Metal pin with suspended ribbon and badge. Pin features a fire helmet with crossed speaking trumpets above a blue enameled ribbon with text, "15TH ANNUAL CONVENTION". Rectangular text panel reads, "DELEGATE" aboved two crossed hoses. Metal clam shell attached by a chain to the pin. Red ribbon with a Maltese cross badge is suspended from the ribbon. Central medalion depicts a nautical scene above text, "WOODCLEFT CANAL". Blue enameled text panels surround the scene, "SOUTHERN N.Y./FIREMEN'S ASSN". Top arm of cross: "OCT. 4, 5, 6, 1910"; bottom: "FREEPORT L.I."; left: firemen fighting a blaze; right: horses pulling a firepumper.

Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group