Badge: NY State Firemans Ass

Badge: NY State Firemans Ass
Title
Badge: NY State Firemans Ass
Date 
ca.1895
Medium 
Metal
Dimensions 
Overall: 2 3/8 x 1 1/4 in. ( 6 x 3.2 cm )
Description 
Metal pin-back badge with blank/damaged top plaque; Bottom medal attached with metal ring; inscribed around border with "NEW YORK STATE FIREMEN'S ASSOCIATION/ TROY, N.Y."; central image of allegorical figures Philosphy and Truth surmount moto "ILIUM FUIT. TROJAEST."
Credit Line 
Gift of Dr. Harold Riker Applegate
Object Number 
1940.900
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group