GUARANTEE: As with all my artifacts, this piece is guaranteed to be original, as described.
Ext. Rare, Possibly Unique 1880's Chinese Consulate Transit Inspector Badge by J. C. Irvine
ARTIFACT: This is a Extremely Rare, Possibly Unique 1880's Chinese Consulate Transit Inspector Badge by J. C. Irvine. San Francisco Based, and Most likely related to Railroad Transportation and Employment of Chinese Nationals in the 1880's.
VINTAGE: Circa 1880's.
SIZE: Approximately 2-3/16" length and 1-13/16" width.
MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Nickel-plated nickel.
ATTACHMENT: Vertical kick pin with a catch.
MARKINGS: "J. C. IRVINE -339- KEARNEY ST -S. F.-"
ITEM NOTES: This is from a Police & Law Enforcement Badge collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. MBJJX19 EGEX01/04/20
CONDITION: 8+(Excellent- )