Badge: Delegate, Southern N.Y.V.F.A...Oct. 5-7, 1909

Object Number: 
ca. 1909
Silk, brass
Overall: 6 x 2 1/4 in. ( 15.2 x 5.7 cm )
Red silk ribbon and metal badge with top brass pin with central image of helmet and ladders flanked by hoses and foliate design border; circular "EXCELSIOR" seal with brass ribbon edge suspended from top pin with brass ring over red ribbon; bottom circular brass medal hangs from brass ring at end of ribbon; image of firefighter on ladder over laurel branch at left with circular image of building; medal inscribed "SOUTHERN/ N.Y.V.F.A./ COLLEGE POINT, L.I./ 1909/ OCT. 5-6-7."
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Creative: Tronvig Group