Rare ca 1900 American Red Cross First Aid Corps Lapel Pin
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Rare ca 1900 American Red Cross First Aid Corps Lapel Pin

Code: mharc01900fac

$145.00




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ARTIFACT: This is a Rare circa 1900 American Red Cross First Aid Corps Lapel Pin.

Since our founding by Clara Barton on May 21, 1881, the American Red Cross has been dedicated to serving people in need. We received our first congressional charter in 1900 and to this day we are tasked by the federal government with providing services to members of the American armed forces and their families as well as providing disaster relief in the United States and around the world. In 2021, the Red Cross celebrated 140 years of compassionate service. Information from American Red Cross website.

VINTAGE: Circa 1900.

SIZE: Approximately 5/8" in diameter.

MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Silver Plated enameled bronze, and gilt brass backing.

ATTACHMENT: Single screw post with disc backing and pin.

MARKINGS:

C.A. WINSHIP
CHICAGO

ITEM NOTES: This is from a Red Cross collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. VHX23 LADEX03/31/23

CONDITION: 8- (Excellent-): The pin badge shows minor wear, and a couple tiny dents on especially to the highest-point, but nothing can distract you. Overall, it is in excellent condition.

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