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Badge

Object Number: 
2002.1.4724
Date: 
1906
Medium: 
Ribbon, metal,
Dimensions: 
4 1/2 x 2 1/4 x 1/4 in.
Description: 
A badge or medal with a silver metal pin bar embossed "25th Annual Convention 1906", with a dark purple ribbon above a silver colored metal medallion in the shape of Illinois with a relief of a classical female figure topped by an eagle below the embossed words "National Funeral Directors Ass'n." Embossed on the reverse "Held At Chicago/ Sept. 4-7-1906/ At The Auditorium Hotel".
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group