Museum Open Monday

The New-York Historical Society Museum will be open Monday, December 29, 10am-6pm. For details, please visit our calendar.

Insignia

Insignia
Title
Insignia
Date 
1880-1920
Medium 
Metal
Dimensions 
1 5/8 x 1 3/8 x 1/4 in.
Description 
A gold colored metal military insignia stick pin in the shape of two detailed crossed flintlock rifles under a spread-winged eagle. Probably a pre-World War I infantry insignia.
Credit Line 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Object Number 
2002.1.4382
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group