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Rare, Late GAR 49th Encampment, 1928 Celluloid Badge in Combination with American Legion
ARTIFACT: Rare, late Grand Army of the Republic (GAR) 49th Annual Encampment 1928 combination American Legion celluloid pin. The pinback features a five point with the letters: "US" in the center and surrounding it reads: "AMERICAN LEGION". The celluloid 'ribbon' beneath reads: "49TH ANNUAL ENCAMPMENT G.A.R. DEPARTMENT OF INDIANA COLUMBUS 1928"
VINTAGE: Circa 1928
SIZE: Approximately 1-1/2" x 2-7/8"
MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Celluloid, steel
ATTACHMENT: Straight pin
ITEM NOTES: This is from a Veterans GAR collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. ebay MCJX16 LHEX3/16
CONDITION: 8- (Very Fine&emdash;Excellent): The badge shows minor to moderate surface wear, overall excellent condition.