Rare 1903 United Confederate Veterans (UCV) National Reunion Medal from New Orleans
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Rare 1903 United Confederate Veterans (UCV) National Reunion Medal from New Orleans

Code: vtg00003la

$575.00

Product Description

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OUT OF OFFICE: September 15 through September 22 2019.

Thank you for visiting. We hope you will find some vintage artifact of interest here, but please be advised that we are currently out of the office, at the legendary MAX Show (Last one in Pittsburgh!) returning on Monday September 23rd, and we will not be able to ship until then. Feel free to place an order, or email us to place an artifact ON HOLD, but, again, we will not be able to ship until 9/23/19.
Thank you, Ron & Kana

ARTIFACT: This is a rare 1903 UCV (United Confederate Veterans) New Orleans National Reunion medal. Formed in 1889, the UCV was the Confederate answer to the Union's Grand Army of the Republic. This medal has a medallion hanging from a pale blue silk ribbon and a "VETERAN" bar at the top. The reverse of the lightweight medallion has a Milwaukee maker mark. It also shows a mother pelican and her hatchlings beneath the motto "Justice, Union and Confidence", the flag design of the State of Louisiana.

VINTAGE: Circa 1903.

SIZE: Approximately 3-5/8" in height and 1-1/2" in width.

MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Plated brass, aluminum, silk.

ATTACHMENT: Horizontal safety-style pin on bar, ribbon, suspension ring.

MARKINGS: SCHWAB S.& S. (Stamp & Stationery) CO. MILWAUKEE on reverse.

ITEM NOTES: This is from an old Confederate veteran collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. TRAJJX14 LEGEX8/14

CONDITION: 8- (Very Fine-Excellent): The medal has only very light wear/tarnish.

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