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Badge: NY State Firemen's Assn. Lockport NY Aug 1896

Object Number: 
INV.10640
Date: 
ca. 1896
Medium: 
Paper, wood, silk
Dimensions: 
Overall: 11 7/8 x 4 3/4 x 1/4 in. ( 30.2 x 12.1 x 0.6 cm )
Description: 
White paper ribbon with painted gold eagle at top under paper bow with gold printed center seal; ribbon printed in gold and red "DELEGATE/ TWENTY FOURTH/ ANNUAL/ NEW YORK STATE/ FIREMEN'S/ ASSOCIATION/ LOCKPORT, N.Y./ AUG. 18, 19, 20, 21,/ 1896"; brown wooden convex circle attached with white silk ribbon stamped with "CONVENTION" surrounded by painted gold border of fire hose crossed at bottom with helmet and axe at center.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group