Cap badges

Object Number: 
INV.7434jk
Date: 
1942-1945
Medium: 
Tin, brass
Dimensions: 
largest: 2 x 2 x 1/2 in. ( 5.1 x 5.1 x 1.3 cm )
Description: 
One tin and one brass badge; eagle perched over shield that is flanked by figures of Native American and Dutch colonist (stylized seal of New York City).
Gallery Label: 
These badges were worn by members of the NYC Patrol Corps during World War II.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Frank L. Jackson
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group