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Ribbon Badge: guest exempt Firemen's Benevolent Fund Ass'n.N.Y.1899

Object Number: 
INV.10855
Date: 
ca. 1899
Medium: 
Silk, metal
Dimensions: 
Overall: 7 1/4 x 2 in. ( 18.4 x 5.1 cm )
Description: 
White silk ribbon with gold metal trimming at top and red, white and blue silk ribbon with American flag motif gathered at center with metal fringe; ribbon printed in red and blue "GUEST/ Exempt/ FIREMEN'S/ Benevolent/ Fund/ Association/ 23d and 24th Wards,/ New York./ September 4th,/ 1899."
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group