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Gorgeous Ca. 1908 Fire Chief Lapel Badge Presented by the Seagrave Co. of Columbus, OH. Dated!
ARTIFACT: This is a gorgeous lapel badge presented to a Fire Chief by the Seagrave Company of Columbus, Ohio, on August 25-28, 1908. This badge was given out at the 36th Annual Convention of the International Association of Fire Chiefs.
VINTAGE: Circa 1908
SIZE: Approximately 13/16 in diameter
MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Gold filled on Brass
ATTACHMENT: Screwback pin
MARKINGS: Obverse: "CHIEF FIRE DEPT. Reverse: "COMPLIMENTS OF THE SEAGRAVE CO. COL. O. AUG 25-28-1908. MADE BY F. C. BLENKNER
ITEM NOTES: This is from a Fire Dept collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. MDX16 LAAEX01/17
CONDITION: 9+ (Near Mint-): Almost no wear whatsoever on the obverse, slight tarnishing on the reverse, overall this badge is in Near Mint- condition.