GUARANTEE: As with all my artifacts, this piece is guaranteed to be original, as described.
Wonderful ca 1870's Fire Dept. Bugle Rank Badge Set for Assistant Fireman, Now Lieutenant.
ARTIFACT: This is a Wonderful circa 1870's Fire Department Bugle Rank Badge Set for Assistant Fireman, Now Lieutenant. Lead Filled Stamped Sheet Nickel. Earliest example I have seen.
VINTAGE: Circa 1870s.
SIZE: Approximately 1-1/2" in height x 3/4" in width.
MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Lead Filled Stamped Sheet Nickel.
ATTACHMENT: Single screw post with disc backing.
ITEM NOTES: This is from a firefighting collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. MEV19 LAAEX04/19/20
CONDITION: 8(Excellent): The badge shows minor wear and lead filled stamped sheet nickel is "earliest example" I have seen,.