Badge: Baltimore Veteran Volunteer Firemens Assn. 1877
Overall: 2 3/4 x 1 1/2 in. ( 7 x 3.8 cm )
inscribed at back of "shield": "BRAXMAR/ N.Y."
Silver badge with rectangular top pin inscribed "BALTIMORE"; shield-shaped silver badge suspended by silver ring from top pin inscribed "1877/ VETERAN/ VOLUNTEER FIREMEN'S/ ASSOCIATION"; central grouping of fire helmet, ladder, baton and horn.
This badge was worn by members of the Veteran Volunteer Firemen's Association of New York on their visit to Baltimore in 1877.
Gift of Charles G. Moller
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