Badge:delegate,28th. firemens ass'n,...Aug.15-18,1916

Object Number: 
INV.10868
Date: 
1916
Medium: 
metal
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 x 2 x 3 in. ( 2.5 x 5.1 x 7.6 cm )
Marks: 
pin: "DELEGATE" badge: medalion: "SEMPER FIDELIS/1683/LIBERTY OF DEATH/1776" badge: hose: "44TH ANNUAL CONVENTION OF THE FIREMEN'S ASSN. STATE OF NEW YORK WHITE PLAINS AUG. 15-18, 1916"
Description: 

Metal pin with suspended badge. Rectangular pin with shield above and text, "DELEGATE". Red, white, and blue vertically stripped ribbon attached to the pin. Round metal badge suspended from ribbon features an eagle above a firehose wrapped around a waving flag with a crossed sword and Liberty Cap. Text within medalion reads, "SEMPER FIDELIS/1683/LIBERTY OF DEATH/1776". Text on hose reads, "44TH ANNUAL CONVENTION OF THE FIREMEN'S ASSN. STATE OF NEW YORK WHITE PLAINS AUG. 15-18, 1916".

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Creative: Tronvig Group