Badge

Collection Type

  • Jewelry

GUSN

GUSN-194525

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's cardboard label.

Details

Descriptive Terms

badges
metal
ribbon (material)
Badge

Inscription

"PHILLIPS" (On white paper with black writing)
"H / '95 / ACADEMAE / HARVARDIANAE / IN / NOV / ANG / SIGILLVM / CHRISTO / ET/ ECCLESIAE / VE/ RI/ TAS" (Harvard pin and logo)
"WHITEHEAD - HOAG" (Stamped on back)
"THE WHITEHEAD & HOAG CO. / NEWARK, N.J. / ENAMEL, METAL AND RIBBON BADGES / ADVERTISING NOVELTIES, BUTTONS, GOLD AND ENAMEL EMBLEMS / LEATHER GOODS / 3" (Green writing on a cardboard that the badge is attached to)

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

People and Organizations

Harvard University

Maker

The Whitehead & Hoag Co. (Manufacturer)

Location of Origin

Newark, New Jersey

Dimensions

1 7/8 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.2756

Places

New Jersey (United States)
Newark (Essex county, New Jersey)