Badge on block in envelope: 861

Badge on block in envelope: 861
Title
Badge on block in envelope: 861
Date 
1830-1880
Medium 
Metal
Dimensions 
Overall: 2 1/4 x 2 in. ( 5.7 x 5.1 cm )
Description 
Metal shield-shaped badge inscribed "861" with intertwined letters "T/ F/ D."
Credit Line 
Gift of Charles G. Moller
Object Number 
1449
Gallery Label 
The letters on this badge, "T F D," stand for "Tremont Fire Department" in the Bronx, New York.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group