Scarce Sons Of Veterans Reserve (SVR) Civil War Organization Badge

Scarce Sons Of Veterans Reserve (SVR) Civil War Organization Badge

Code: vtg00011


Product Description


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ARTIFACT: This is a scarce badge for the Sons of Veterans Reserve (SVR), a Grand Army of the Republic auxiliary organization. At first a training organization, the SVR was formed in 1903 and is now a ceremonial part of the Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War. The badge shows an eagle bearing and enameled SRV crest with the words FILO VETERANORUM (son of a veteran) on a banner overhead.

VINTAGE: Circa 1900s-1910s.

SIZE: Approximately 1-1/8۝ in height and 1-1/8۝ in width.

MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Plated brass with enamel.

ATTACHMENT: Horizontal pin with C catch.


ITEM NOTES: This is from a veterans۪ organization collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. ebay VEX99 VAAEX1/11

CONDITION: 8- (Very Fine-Excellent): The badge shows light tarnishing concentrated in mostly one area with a few very small spots of oxidation and all enamel is intact.

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