Beautiful 1920's Connecticut Forest Fire Warden Badge by Whitehead & Hoag
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Beautiful 1920's Connecticut Forest Fire Warden Badge by Whitehead & Hoag

Code: fdg10009cfw

$550.00

Product Description

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ARTIFACT: Beautiful 1920's Connecticut Forest Fire Warden Badge by Whitehead & Hoag. The shield shaped badge features a center decorated beautifully with a detailed landscape of a lovely full foliage tree in the foreground and smaller evergreens in the background. The badge itself appears to be struck in coin silver and reads: "FOREST FIRE WARDEN CONNECTICUT".

VINTAGE: Circa 1920's

SIZE: Approximately 2" x 1 ??".

MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Coin silver (?)

ATTACHMENT: Vertical kick pin with drop in catch.

MARKINGS: "WHITEHEAD & HOAG CO. NEWARK, N.J."

ITEM NOTES: This is from a firefighting and rescue collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. MBBEX15 LEEJX5/15

CONDITION: 7+ (Very Fine+): The badge shows minor to moderate wear, catch missing swivel, overall handsome patina.

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