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Ribbon Badge: ...Fireman's Benevolent Fund...Sept. 1, 1902 LADY

Object Number: 
INV.10377
Date: 
ca. 1902
Medium: 
Silk, cotton, metal
Dimensions: 
Overall: 7 1/2 x 3 1/4 in. ( 19 x 8.3 cm )
Marks: 
printed on sticker label at back: "Manufactured by/ F.A. BERNHARD & CO./ 383 EIGHTH AVE.,/ Cor. 29th St. NEW YORK/ Gold and Silver Medals/ Regalias, Badges, Rosettes,/ BANNERS AND FLAGS,/ TEL. 1654-38TH ST."
Description: 
Silk ribbon badge with white ribbon surmounting blue silk ribbon printed in gold "EXEMPT/ FIREMEN'S/ BENEVOLENT FUND/ ASSOCIATION/ 23RD & 24TH WARD/ NEW YORK/ SEPTEMBER 1,/ 1902/ LADY" with central image of firefighter holding horn. Miniature red metal helmet hangs from red, white and blue woven cotton ribbon.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group