1902 Fire Muster Badge for Phoenix Fire Co. of Poughkeepsie, NY & Bussey Steamer Fire Co - Troy, NY
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1902 Fire Muster Badge for Phoenix Fire Co. of Poughkeepsie, NY & Bussey Steamer Fire Co - Troy, NY

Code: fdg0006ppn

$185.00

Product Description

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ARTIFACT: Great 1902 Fire Muster Badge for the Phoenix Fire Company of Poughkeepsie, New York and the Bussey Steamer Company of Troy, New York. The round center of the badge displays a raised #1 and surrounding it reads: "POUGHKEEPSIE, N. Y. TROY, N. Y.". The top of the badge features an eagle with wings spread, looking to the viewer's left, and just below it reads: "PHOENIX". The base of the badge features the date: "1902" and just above it reads: "BUSSEY STEAMER".

VINTAGE: Circa 1902

SIZE: Approximately 2 ??" x 1 ??"

MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Stamped, nickel plated brass

ATTACHMENT: Vertical kick pin with 'C' catch

MARKINGS: None.

ITEM NOTES: This is from a fire and rescue collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. ebay TRVAJJX TREJX15 LAHEX7/15

CONDITION: 6 (Fine+): The badge shows moderate to heavy wear, small areas of oxidation mostly on reverse, and much of the plating details remain intact.

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