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Description

Blue silk with "gilt" printed inscription.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1910
Inscriptions
On front of badge: ""1853-1873/ CITY OF/ PORTSMOUTH/ N.H./ RETURN OF/ SONS/ AND DAUGHTERS/ JULY 4, 1910/ 1883-1910"" Manufacturers label on back: ""THIS BADGE MANUFACTURED BY/ The Whitehead & Hoag Co./ BADGES, BUTTONS, BANNERS, SIGNS AND ADVERTISING NOVELTIES. Main office and factorr: NEWARK, N.J........""
Location of origin
Newark, NJ, USA
Material
gilding
printing (process)
silk (textile)
Object type
Personal Symbol
Places
New Hampshire (United States)
New Jersey (United States)
Descriptive terms
BADGE
badges
Gilded
gilding
printing (process)
Silk
silk (textile)
Transfer Printed
Dimensions
6 x 1.875 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1994.43
GUSN
10830

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