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Badge: Firemen's Tournement NYack, NY Oct 16, '94

Object Number: 
ca. 1894
Silk, brass
Overall: 3 1/4 x 1 1/2 x 1/4 in. ( 8.3 x 3.8 x 0.6 cm )
inscribed at back of lower badge: "MNTD BY/ SCHWAAB S. & S. CO./ MILWAUKEE,/ WIS."
Red silk ribbon badge with rectangular brass pin at top inscribed "SOUVENIR" topped by foliate design; shield-shaped badge hanging from rings below inscribed "ANNUAL/ FIREMEN'S/ TOURNAMENT" with central image of fire helmet over crossed trumpets flanked by images of crossed ladders and crossed trumpet and axe; surrounding border with foliate design; ribbon stamped in black with: "NYACK, N.Y./ OCT. 16th '94."
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group