Great Ca. 1900 Wheeling Traction Co. Conductor Badge by Heeren Bros. & Co. Pittsburgh, PA
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Great Ca. 1900 Wheeling Traction Co. Conductor Badge by Heeren Bros. & Co. Pittsburgh, PA

Code: rsrs00001wtc


SOLD!!! No Longer Available!

Product Description

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We are Currently OUT OF THE OFFICE through May 31 2020, and will be UNABLE TO SHIP during that time.

Thank you for visiting. We hope you will find some vintage artifacts of interest here, but please be advised that we will be UNABLE TO SHIP over the next few days: We ARE Currently OUT OF THE OFFICE through Sunday 31 May, and we will be UNABLE TO SHIP during this period. We will be returning to the office on Monday 1 June and we will RESUME Normal SHIPPING at that time.
Thank you, Ron & Kana

ARTIFACT: Great circa 1900 Wheeling Traction Company Conductor badge. The shield shaped, black celluloid badge reads: "CONDUCTOR 258 WHEELING TR. CO." in white detail. The reverse reads: "HEEREN BROS. & CO. PITTSBURGH, PA. W.C. PATENTED" and hand-scratched letters: "FLH, AA, AR" and the outer edge border is nickel.

VINTAGE: Circa 1900.

SIZE: Approximately 2" x 1-7/8".

MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Celluloid, brass, nickel.

ATTACHMENT: Vertical pin with 'C' type catch.

MARKINGS: "HEEREN BROS. & CO. PITTSBURGH, PA. W.C. PATENTED", "FLH, AA, AR"

ITEM NOTES: This is from a railroad and railway collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. TAAX95 LCFEX2/16 TRVABEX01/20

CONDITION: 7+ (Very Fine+): The badge shows moderate wear and some separation of the nickel and celluloid though much of the celluloid details remain intact, overall very fine condition.

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