1920s-1930s Postal Telegraph Co. Messenger Hat Badge by Robbins

1920s-1930s Postal Telegraph Co. Messenger Hat Badge by Robbins

Code: comtg10000

SOLD!!! No Longer Available!

Product Description


THANK YOU ALL Very Much for the Orders that came in while we were on the road, we are processing them as quickly as possible! We are Currently BACK IN THE OFFICE so NOW IS THE TIME TO BUY, as we are FULLY OPERATIONAL and ABLE TO SHIP until Further Notice, our Show Travel is over until January 2022 for The Porky Police & Fire Memorabilia Collectors Show in Claremont California on January 15th.

Thank you for visiting. We hope you will find some vintage artifacts to add to your collection here, NOW is an EXCELLENT TIME TO BUY, as we are IN THE OFFICE and ABLE TO SHIP, and the Holiday Season is not yet upon us.
Thank you, Ron & Kana

ARTIFACT: This is an old Postal Telegraph Company messenger hat badge by Robbins Company. The badge is shield-shaped and reads POSTAL TELEGRAPH 10. The Postal Telegraph Company began in the 1880s and merged with one of its competitors, Western Union, in the 1940s.

VINTAGE: Circa 1920s- or 1930s.

SIZE: About 2-3/16" in height and 2" in width.

MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Gold-plated brass with painted areas.

ATTACHMENT: Single screw post with two stabilizer pins (disc backing is missing).


ITEM NOTES: This is from a communications and utilities company collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. VGEX06 LBDEX5/10 SBJJX06/19

CONDITION: 7 (Very Fine): The badge shows some light abrasions and part of the painted 10 is missing; disc backing is missing.

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