Ca 1880 Portsmouth Fire Dept Col Sise Steam Fire Engine No 2 Clerk Hand-Engraved Silver Badge
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Ca 1880 Portsmouth Fire Dept Col Sise Steam Fire Engine No 2 Clerk Hand-Engraved Silver Badge

Code: fdg00000psc


SOLD!!! No Longer Available!

Product Description

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ARTIFACT: Circa 1880 Portsmouth, New Hampshire Fire Department Col. Sise Steam Fire Engine 2 Clerk badge in hand engraved sterling silver. The shield shaped badge features nicely detailed engraving along the outer edge and the badge reads: "CLERK S.F.E. COL. SISE 2 WE'LL TRY". The reverse shows an illegible maker's mark.

VINTAGE: Circa 1880's.

SIZE: Approximately 1-3/4" in height x 1-5/8" in width.

MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Sterling silver.

ATTACHMENT: Vertical safety style pin with 'C' style catch.

MARKINGS: Illegible maker's mark stamped on reverse

ITEM NOTES: This is from a fire fighting and rescue collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. MDJJX16 LIGEX4/16 S2RLBVDJJX04/07/21

CONDITION: 7+ (Very Fine+): The badge shows moderate to heavy wear and overall patina.

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