1904 Jamaica Plain, Mass. Muster Ribbon Star of Jamaica Plain Veteran Fireman's Association
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1904 Jamaica Plain, Mass. Muster Ribbon Star of Jamaica Plain Veteran Fireman's Association

Code: fdi00010jpm

$115.00

Product Description

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ARTIFACT: 1904 Jamaica Plain, Massachusetts Muster Ribbon Star of Jamaica Plain Veteran Firemen's Association. The ribbon features an ornate brass pinback features a celluloid center that reads: "STAR OF JAMAICA" in red. Beneath a white ribbon lays atop a blue one and reads: "GLOUCESTER V. F. A. MUSTER JUNE 17, '04". The blue ribbon features a five pointed star and beneath the words: "JAMAICA PLAIN. MASS." and is bordered with gold ribbon-thread and embellished with gold tassels. Jamaica Plain is a Boston suburb and considered a Boston neighborhood. The reverse shows an odd handwritten: "VALOR" ribbon.

VINTAGE: Circa 1904

SIZE: Approximately 8" x 3"

MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Gilt brass, celluloid, ribbon

ATTACHMENT: Horizontal safety style pin

MARKINGS: None.

ITEM NOTES: This is from a fire and rescue collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. VBJX15 LAAEX6/15

CONDITION: 7+ (Very Fine+): The ribbon shows minor to moderate wear/soiling, the celluloid is free from cracks, overall very fine condition.

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