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

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SOLD!!! No Longer Available!

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 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.