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Unusual 1930's Red Cross First Aid Graduate Badge from American Radiator & Sanitary Corp.
ARTIFACT: Unusual 1930's Red Cross First Aid Graduate badge from American Radiator and Standard Sanitary Corporation. The white celluloid badge shows the emblem at the top center and reads: "RED CROSS" in red detail. The center of the badge reads: "FIRST AID GRADUATE" and beneath: "AMERICAN RADIATION & STANDARD SANITARY CORP." A maker's mark along the edge is difficult to read but shows: "BASTIAN BROS. CO. ROCHESTER, N. Y."
VINTAGE: Circa 1930's
SIZE: Approximately 1-1/2" in diameter
MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Celluloid, steel, brass pin
ATTACHMENT: Brass safety style pin.
MARKINGS: "BASTIAN BROS. CO. ROCHESTER, N. Y."
ITEM NOTES: This is from a Red Cross medical and humanitarian collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. VAEX16 LHEX4/16
CONDITION: 7 (Very Fine): The badge shows minor to moderate wear and slight age discoloration, overall very fine condition.