Ribbon Badge: ...Jackson Hose Co. No. 3 Nyack, NY Oct 1902

Object Number: 
ca. 1902
Silk, metal, brass
Overall: 8 3/8 x 3 in. ( 21.3 x 7.6 cm )
Badge of white and red silk ribbons suspended from oval brass pin with foliate design; white ribbon printed in gold "GUEST/ JACKSON/ HOSE CO. NO 3" with central image of fire wagon; text surmounted by woven silk ribbon with red, white and blue flag motif gathered at center into bow and sewn down at edges. Longer red ribbon printed in gold "NYACK, N.Y./ OCTOBER 15TH/ 1902"; bottom of ribbon edged in gold metal fringe.
Credit Line: 
Gift of William M. Wallace, 1934
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Creative: Tronvig Group