Circa 1930s-WWII Vermont Farm Machine Co. Worker Badge No. 368
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Circa 1930s-WWII Vermont Farm Machine Co. Worker Badge No. 368

Code: mlua20001vt

$38.00

Product Description

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ARTIFACT: This is a worker badge for Vermont Machine Company that dates to the 1930s or World War II era. Vermont Machine Company of Bellows Falls, Vermont, got its start in 1868 under the name Hartford Sorghum Machine Company, and changed to its newer name in 1873. A cream separator made by the company earned them an auspicious award at the 1900 Paris Exposition. The two piece badge is numbered 368 and is by Whitehead & Hoag of Newark, New Jersey.

VINTAGE: Circa 1930s-World War II.

SIZE: Approximately 1-1/2" in diameter.

MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Nickel-plated brass with painted details, paper, celluloid.

ATTACHMENT: Vertical pin with drop-in locking catch.

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

ITEM NOTES: This is from an agricultural collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. VRLF93 LCHX9/12

CONDITION: 7+ (Very Fine+): The badge shows some small spots of light to medium wear.

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