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Ribbon badge: ...NY State Council O.A.F. Yonkers, Sept. 1899

Object Number: 
INV.10629
Date: 
ca. 1899
Medium: 
Silk, brass, tin, paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 8 x 2 3/8 in. ( 20.3 x 6 cm )
Marks: 
printed on paper label at back: "JOS. J. F. BOPP/ Badges, Banners and Medals/ 360-362 Alexander Ave., N. Y."
Description: 
Green silk ribbon with brass pin top printed in black on coated paper at center "DELEGATE" surrounded by foliate design brass frame; ribbon printed in gold "18TH ANNUAL/ CONVENTION/ OF THE/ NEW YORK/ STATE/ COUNCIL/ O.A.F."; painted tin badge hangs from bottom with star at center incised "N.Y.S.C." surounded by "N/ S/ E/ W" and a crescent moon incised "D.A.F."; border around star incised "YONKERS/ 18/ 99/ SEPT-12-13-99" topped by two painted American flags.
Credit Line: 
Gift of William M. Wallace, 1934
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group