GUARANTEE: As with all my artifacts, this piece is guaranteed to be original, as described.
Great Old 1910s - 1920s El Paso Texas Fire Dept, Badge Set #61
ARTIFACT: This is a Great Old 1910's - 1920's El Paso Texas Fire Dept, Badge Set #61. Originally Worn by Harry Frank Watson. Both Badge Made by C.D.Reese, NYC. Hat Badge nicely Marked on screw back. Hat badge still retains original leather washes.
VINTAGE: Circa 1910's - 1920's
SIZE: Approximately Breast badge: 2-3/4" x 1-7/8" Hat Badge: 1-7/8" x 1-7/8"
MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Plated brass.
ATTACHMENT: Vertical pin with tongue-style catch.
MARKINGS: Breast Badge: C.D.REESE 57 WARREN ST. NEW.YORK 61 on front. Hat Badge: C.D.REESE CO.INC. 57 WARREN ST.N.Y.
ITEM NOTES: This is from an old Texas fire and rescue badge collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. MGEV19 LCDEX09/14/19
CONDITION: 7+ (Very Fine+): The badge has some small areas of light to medium wear, overall both badges are very fine conditiion.