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Object Name: Badge: Delegate 13th Annual...S.N.Y.V.F. Hicksville, 1908
Date: ca. 1908
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Medium: Silk, paper, brass, tin
Dimensions: Overall (badge): 6 × 2 3/8 in. (15.2 × 6 cm) Overall (card): 6 1/2 × 2 1/2 in. (16.5 × 6.4 cm)
Place made: North America, United States, Jersey City
Description: Purple silk ribbon with pin at top printed in black on coated paper "DELEGATE" within scalloped-edge rectangular brass frame; tin badge suspended from top pin with brass rings hangs over white silk ribbon; circular central image of ladder, helmet, axe and horns painted on coated paper surrounded by metal wreath border with eagle at top; ribbon printed in gold "13th ANNUAL/ CONVENTION/ S.N.Y.V.F./ ASS'N/ HICKSVILLE, N.Y./ OCT. 20, 21,-08"; "UNION LABEL" logo printed in gold at bottom of ribbon. Badge attached to cardboard card stamped in blue ink at back "SEP 30 1933" and written in black ink "#2334"; circular sticker printed in black "M. & J. BOTHE/ UNION/ BADGE MAKERS/ BADGES, BANNERS, BUTTONS/ LOCAL 11555A.F. OF L./ 163 165 NEWARK AVE./ JERSEY CITY, N.J."
Object Number: INV.10461
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Marks: inscribed at back of tin badge: "M. & J. BOTHE/ 163 AND 165 NEWARK AVE./ JERSEY CITY, N.J."