Wonderful 1880's Volunteer Life Saving Corps - New York - Captain's Suspension Badge
ARTIFACT: This is a wonderful 1880's Volunteer Life Savings Corps of New York Captain's suspension badge. The bottom pendant is in hollow construction. It is likely made of silver. This badge has exquisite construction and a hand engraved rank.
VINTAGE: Circa 1880's
SIZE: Approximately 2-1/2" x 1-1/4"
MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Appears to be Coin Silver.
ATTACHMENT: Horizontal pin with C type catch.
MARKINGS: "CAPTAIN. VLSC-NY."
ITEM NOTES: This is from a Life Saving collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. ebay VBEJX17 LEIEX03/17
CONDITION: 9- (Excellent+): It has wonderful construction and exquisite engraving detail. The patina is wonderful as well.
GUARANTEE: As with all my artifacts, this piece is guaranteed to be original, as described.