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2006.44.2755 (RS96906)

Description

A Harvard badge with a burgandy ribbon and a plain gold colored plate that has white paper with handwriting on it. The medal itself is a large H with a '95 an the Harvard seal. It is attached to the manufacturer cardboard label.

Details

Maker
The Whitehead & Hoag Co. (Manufacturer)
Inscriptions
"H / '95 / ACADEMAE / HARVARDIANAE / IN / NOV / ANG / SIGILLVM / CHRISTO / ET/ ECCLESIAE / VE/ RI/ TAS" (The Harvard pin that is attached by ribbon)
"PHILLIPS" (On white paper written in black ink)
"WHITEHEAD - HOAG" (Small engravement)
Location of origin
Newark, New Jersey
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
metal
ribbon (material)
Object type
Personal Symbol
Places
New Jersey (United States)
Newark (Essex county, New Jersey)
Descriptive terms
Badge
badges
metal
ribbon (material)
Dimensions
1 7/8 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.2755
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
194545

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