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Badge: Volunteer Firemens Assoc. 2037

Badge: Volunteer Firemens Assoc. 2037
Title
Badge: Volunteer Firemens Assoc. 2037
Date 
1890-1915
Medium 
Metal
Dimensions 
Overall: 2 3/4 x 1 3/4 in. ( 7 x 4.4 cm )
Description 
Circular metal badge with central grouping of fire helmet, horns, ladder and axes encircled by inscription "VOLUNTEER FIREMENS ASSOCIATION/ N.Y. CITY" with "2037" below within decorative trim; eagle perched at top over elongated Ionic column capital flanked by foliate details.
Credit Line 
Gift of Charles G. Moller
Object Number 
INV.12059
Gallery Label 
This badge was bought at the Stamp and Coin exchange at 65 Nassau St. in March of 1915.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group