1920's-30's Boston Metro Transit Authority Street Railway Police Badge #569
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1920's-30's Boston Metro Transit Authority Street Railway Police Badge #569

Code: rsrs10002ta

$295.00

Product Description

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ARTIFACT: 1920's-30's Boston Metropolitan (Metro) Transit Authority Street Railway Police Badge #569. The Boston Elevated Railway started replacing rail vehicles with buses in 1922, a process later dubbed "bustitution". The last Middlesex and Boston Street Railway streetcars ran in 1930.

VINTAGE: Circa 1920-30

SIZE: 3 1/16" x 2 2/16"

MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Nickel-plated brass and painted numbering.

ATTACHMENT: Vertical pin with drop-in locking swivel catch.

MARKINGS: None.

ITEM NOTES: This is from a collection of police badges which we will be listing more of over the next few months. ebay MDJX05 LBIEX9/14

CONDITION: 7- (Very Fine-): Moderate signs of wear, exceptional amount of nickel plating remains along with paint.

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