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2006.44.2745 (RS96933)

Description

Round metal white plate trimmed with red and has red print. Has two red ribbons hanging off. Print of a squrill on front. Printed name on plate.

Details

Maker
The Whitehead & Hoag Co. (Manufacturer)
Date
1930
Patent date: October 1, 1929
Inscriptions
"STEPHEN W PHILLIPS/ '95" (typed)
"ACCOSIATED HARVARD CLUBS/ MINNEAPOLIS-ST PAUL" (printed)
"JUNE/ 1930" (printed)
"W. & H. CO. NEWARL, N.J./PAT.OCT.1.1929" (Engraved)
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
Button, Fraternal
buttons (information artifacts)
metal
ribbon (material)
Dimensions
2.5 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.2745
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
194617

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