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Ribbon badge: Veteran Firemen's Assn. City of NY...Oct. 14-17, 1895

Object Number: 
INV.10463
Date: 
ca. 1895
Medium: 
Silk, plastic
Dimensions: 
Overall: 5 3/4 x 2 3/8 in. ( 14.6 x 6 cm )
Marks: 
printed on back of plastic shiel: "Baldwin & Gleason Co. Ld. New York."
Description: 
Red, white and blue striped silk ribbon with plastic shield printed in black "VETERAN FIREMENS ASS'N/ OF THE/ CITY OF N.Y./ NEW YORK/ PROVIDENCE/ HARTFORD/ BOSTON/ OCT. 14th 15th 16th 17th 1895."; central image of fire wagon; fire hydrant and hose at bottom.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Samuel Verplanck Hoffman, 1925
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group