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Badge: Union host N.S.F.D. 8

Object Number: 
INV.12066
Date: 
1890-1930
Medium: 
Metal
Dimensions: 
Overall: 2 1/4 x 2 in. ( 5.7 x 5.1 cm )
Marks: 
inscribed at back: "C.G. BRAXMAR CO./ 10/ MAIDEN LANE/ N.Y."
Description: 
Metal shield-shaped badge with three-point wings on sides and bottom and eagle at top; inscribed in banners at top and bottom "UNION HOSE/ 8/ N.S.F.D./ L.R."; images of crossed ladders and fire hydrant in side wings with letters "F./ D."
Gallery Label: 
This badge formerly belonged to Alexander "Sandy" Campbell.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group