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Description

Round police badge made of pewter and engraved with dove and olive branch, geometric designs and the word "POLICE."

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820-1850
Inscriptions
Engraved on the front: POLICE
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
engraving (action)
pewter (tin alloy)
tin alloy
Object type
Personal Symbol
Descriptive terms
Badge
badges
engraving (action)
Pewter
pewter (tin alloy)
Stipple Engraved
tin alloy
Dimensions
3 (H) (inches)
Accession Number
1992.555
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
10663

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