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Badge: ...order of American Firemen Hudson NY Sept. 1900

Object Number: 
INV.10626
Date: 
ca. 1900
Medium: 
Silk, metal, tin
Dimensions: 
Overall: 7 3/8 x 1 7/8 in. ( 18.7 x 4.8 cm )
Description: 
Blue silk ribbon edged with gold trimming at top with red, white and blue woven silk ribbon in American flag motif gathered into bow at top center with metal wire. Ribbon printed in gold "DELEGATE/ 14TH ANNUAL/ CONVENTION/ OF THE/ ORDER/ AMERICAN/ FIREMEN"; circular tin badge hangs from bottom with central star incised "N/ S/ E/ W" around central image of eagle and "N.Y.S.C."; crescent moon incised "D.A.F."; incised around circular border "HUDSON N.Y./ 19/ 00/ SEPT.-11-12."
Credit Line: 
Gift of William M. Wallace, 1934
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group