1880's - 1890's Lynn, Massachusetts Grand Army of the Republic (GAR) Post #5 Member Badge
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1880's - 1890's Lynn, Massachusetts Grand Army of the Republic (GAR) Post #5 Member Badge

Code: vtg00005gar


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Product Description

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ARTIFACT: This is a beautiful 1880s-1890s Lynn, Massachusetts Grand Army of the Republic (GAR) Post #5 member badge or medal. The medal bar is shaped like the sole of a shoe and a women's shoe hangs from the ribbon to represent Lynn's status as the "Shoe Capital of the World".

VINTAGE: Circa 1880s-1890s.

SIZE: 2-3/4" height and 1-1/4" width.

MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Gold-plated and nickel-plated brass with red, white and blue silk ribbon.

ATTACHMENT: Horizontal safety-style pin.

MARKINGS: N/A.

ITEM NOTES: This is from a veterans collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. VAJX07 LAFJX 7/10 SeBJEX8/16

CONDITION: 8 (Excellent-): Badge shows very little wear.

GUARANTEE: As with all my artifacts, this piece is guaranteed to be original, as described.