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Badge on block in envelope: B.F.D. 474

Badge on block in envelope: B.F.D. 474
Title
Badge on block in envelope: B.F.D. 474
Date 
1890-1940
Medium 
Metal
Dimensions 
Overall: 2 1/2 x 2 1/2 in. ( 6.4 x 6.4 cm )
Description 
Metal shamrock-shaped badge with central image of Liberty encircled by inscription "EENDRAGHT MACKT MAGHT"; inscribed in surrounding lobes "B./ F./ D./ 474."
Object Number 
INV.9244
Gallery Label 
This badge was worn by firefighters belonging to the paid Fire Department of Brooklyn, New York.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group