Silk, metal, plastic, paper
Inscription: top of reverse, stamped: "WHITEHEAD & HOAG CO./NEWARK, N.J."
Inscription: paper label at reverse of ribbon, imprinted in black: "THIS BADGE MANUFACTURED BY/The Whitehead & Hoag Co./MAKERS OF/BADGES, BUTTONS, BANNERS, SIGNS/AND ADVERTISING NO
Badge comprised of ornate rectangular silvered metal pin-back bar with inserted paper tag behind clear plastic protector; inscribed in blue: "Second Premium"; red silk satin ribbon suspended below; inscription printed in silver: "NEW YORK/Poultry and Pigeon/ASSOCIATION/20TH ANNUAL/EXHIBITION/MADISON SQUARE/GARDEN/NEW YORK, 1908 - 1909/NEW YORK/ORNITOLOGICAL/SOCIETY". Paper label with manufacturer's name applied to lower section of ribbon reverse.
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