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Badges

Badges
Title
Badges
Date 
ca. 1914
Medium 
Silk, brass
Dimensions 
largest: 3 7/8 x 1 1/2 x 1/8 in. ( 9.8 x 3.8 x 0.3 cm )
Description 
Circular brass badge ans red ribbon suspended from pin; pin: "DELEGATE"; ribbon printed in gold: "42ND ANNUAL/CONVENTION/GENEVA, NY/AUGUST 18-21, 1914"; badge has image of a city hall in center, and "NEW YORK STATE FIREMEN'S ASSOCIATION" along edge.
Credit Line 
Gift of William M. Wallace, 1934
Object Number 
INV.10504a-c
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group