1940's-50's Maine Forest Service Town Warden Badge
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1940's-50's Maine Forest Service Town Warden Badge

Code: fafh30007twb

$115.00

Product Description

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OUT OF OFFICE: September 15 through September 22 2019.

Thank you for visiting. We hope you will find some vintage artifact of interest here, but please be advised that we are currently out of the office, at the legendary MAX Show (Last one in Pittsburgh!) returning on Monday September 23rd, and we will not be able to ship until then. Feel free to place an order, or email us to place an artifact ON HOLD, but, again, we will not be able to ship until 9/23/19.
Thank you, Ron & Kana

ARTIFACT: This is a nice circa 1940's to 50's Maine Forest Service Town Warden's Badge. The badge depicts Maine's seal; A deer laying under a tree in the canter with a farmer and sickle on the left and a sailor and anchor on the left. The banner above reads "DIRIGO" which, from Latin, translates to "I Lead." "Dirigo" is the state motto of Maine. Above the banner is a shining five-pointed star

VINTAGE: Circa 1940's-50's

SIZE: Approximately 1-1/2" x 1-1/4

MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Die stamped copper.

ATTACHMENT: Vertical pin with drop-in locking catch.

MARKINGS: Obverse: "TOWN WARDEN. DIRIGO. MAINE. MAINE FOREST SERVICE Reverse: "INPLS BADGE & NAME PLATE. PAT. 2066969."

ITEM NOTES: This is from a Forest Service collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. ebay VDX12 LAAEX01/17

CONDITION: 7- (Very Fine-): The copper on this badge is patinated and the badge is well-worn, but overall in Very Fine- condition.

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