Presentation shield: 23

Object Number: 
INV.9003
Date: 
1850-1900
Medium: 
Leather, paint
Dimensions: 
Overall: 13 1/4 x 9 1/2 x 1 1/4 in. ( 33.7 x 24.1 x 3.2 cm )
Marks: 
applied/painted leather: on upper half of obverse: ". . . R . . . / HOSE / 23" painted: on lowr half: "TO / FRIENDSHIP / 12" stamped (three times): on reverse: "ANDERSON / & / JONES"
Description: 
Gold painted leather presentation shield; upper half with large "23" cut out and backed with black painted leather; "TO / FRIENDSHIP / 12" painted in red and black on lower half; decorative stitching around edges.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group