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Badge: Volunteer Firemen's Assoc....Coney Is., Aug. l8, 1893

Object Number: 
Silk, metal
Overall: 10 x 3 1/2 x 1/4 in. ( 25.4 x 8.9 x 0.6 cm )
Red silk ribbon with red/white bow with pin-back at top and gold metal tassel at bottom; printed in gold ink with "VOLUNTEER /FIREMEN'S/ASSOCIATION/OF CITY OF NEW YORK/CONVENTION/CONEY ISLAND/AUG 18TH 1892"; gold helmet over crossed trumpets in center; at top small white ribbon printed in gold with: "GUEST OF"
Credit Line: 
Gift of William M. Wallace, 1934
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group