Beautiful Handmade 1860s-1870s Newburyport, Massachusetts Police Octagon Badge in Silver
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Beautiful Handmade 1860s-1870s Newburyport, Massachusetts Police Octagon Badge in Silver

Code: z99pdgma90006nb


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Product Description

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ARTIFACT: This is a beautiful circa 1860s or 1870s custom handmade Newburyport, Massachusetts Police coin silver octagon badge. It is hand-engraved with a radiating star at center and is numbered 7 within the star. It has a great T-style pin and an early usage of the forked catch. A classic port village in Essex County in northern Massachusetts, Newburyport is one of the oldest settlements in the Commonwealth, established in 1635.

VINTAGE: Circa 1860s-1870s.

SIZE: Approximately 2" in height and 1-15/16" in width.

MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Coin silver.

ATTACHMENT: Vertical T-style pin, forked locking catch.

MARKINGS: None.

ITEM NOTES: This is from an old Massachusetts police and law enforcement badge collection that we will be listing more of over the next few months. MFJJZ14 LIGEX7/14 TVFJJX - TRFJJX9/14

CONDITION: 7+ (Very Fine+): The badge is handsomely worn/tarnished.

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