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Timothy D. Sullivan Association Annual Outing Member Badge

Object Number: 
INV.2179
Date: 
1909
Medium: 
Silk, metal, plastic, paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 6 3/16 x 3 in. ( 15.7 x 7.6 cm )
Marks: 
Inscription: reverse of ribbon, manufacturer's label, imprinted in black: "Metropolitan Equipment Co./Political Banners, Transparencies,/Portraits and Novelties,/Lapel Buttons, Badge, Flags, &c./124 E. 14th STREET, NEW YORK./All Goods Guaranteed Union Mad
Description: 
Timothy D. Sullivan Association badge; consists of rectangular gilt metal pin-back bar with purple silk satin ribbon suspended below; circular plastic and metal button with photographic portrait of Sullivan applied to center of ribbon; inscription printed in gold: "MEMBER/ANNUAL OUTING/Timothy D. Sullivan/ASSOCIATION/COLLEGE POINT/AUG. 30, 1909". Paper label with manufacturer's name applied to reverse of ribbon.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group