Great 1920's Baltimore Jr. Fire Dept. Promotional Pin from Baltimore Evening Sun Newspaper
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Great 1920's Baltimore Jr. Fire Dept. Promotional Pin from Baltimore Evening Sun Newspaper

Code: z99comn90005bes


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Product Description

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ARTIFACT: Great 1920's Baltimore Junior fire department celluloid promotional pin given out by the Baltimore Evening Sun newspaper. The center of the pin features a fireman's helmet, ladder, hook, and axe and reads: "BALTIMORE JUNIOR FIRE DEPT. ORGANIZED BY THE EVENING SUN". The reverse shows a paper label that reads: "LUCKE BADGE & BUTTON CO. BADGES. BUTTONS. NOVELTIES. BALTIMORE, MD" and shows a horseshoe encircling a four leaf clover.

VINTAGE: Circa 1920's

SIZE: Approximately 1-1/2" in diameter

MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Celluloid, steel, paper, ink

ATTACHMENT: Straight pin

MARKINGS: "LUCKE BADGE & BUTTON CO. BADGES. BUTTONS. NOVELTIES. BALTIMORE, MD"

ITEM NOTES: This is from a newspaper collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. VCX15 LBCX11/15 SBCX1/16

CONDITION: 7+ (Very Fine+): The pin shows minor to moderate surface wear, reverse paper label shows heavy age wear, but remains readable and intact.

GUARANTEE: As with all my items, this piece is guaranteed original.