United States Daughters of 1812 Membership Badge with Ancestor Bars
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United States Daughters of 1812 Membership Badge with Ancestor Bars

Code: socs00004

$500.00

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 14 karat membership badge for the National Society of the United States Daughters of 1812 with ancestor bars, Association of Presidents pin and Massachusetts Ex-Registrar pin. A star-shaped blue enamel pendant hangs from a blue and grey ribbon. The society was begun in 1892 as a sorority for women with ancestors who served in either the military or civil service or materially aided the United States military from 1784-1815.

VINTAGE: Circa 1910-1919.

SIZE: 7-1/2" height and 1-3/8" width.

MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: 14 karat gold with blue enamel pin with blue and grey silk ribbon.

ATTACHMENT: Horizontal pin with Tiffany-style catch.

MARKINGS: 11227 173 and J.E. CALDWELL & CO on reverse.

ITEM NOTES: This is from a membership badge collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. Ebay VEJX LEJJX

CONDITION: 7 (Very Fine): Ribbon is slightly worn but there is just very light wear on the pin.

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