Badge

Collection Type

  • Jewelry

Date

1937

GUSN

GUSN-194569

Description

Antiqued bronze badge with a deep red ribbon that attaches the badge to the plate. The plate has a decorative vine pattern. The ribbon has gold ebossment on it. The badge is a upside down pentagon shape and has a man sitting on a chair on top of an H.

Details

Descriptive Terms

badges
ribbon (material)
metal
Badge

Inscription

"S.W. PHILLIPS / 1895" (Printed on white paper with black ink)
"FORTIETH / ANNIVERSARY / INDIANAPOLIS / MAY 15-16, 1937" (Gold lettering)
"ASSOCIATED HARVARD CLUBS / H" (Stamped on the medal)
"THE WHITEHEAD &HOAG CO. / NEWARK N.J." (Engraved on the back)

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Maker

The Whitehead & Hoag Co. (Manufacturer)

Location of Origin

Newark, New Jersey

Object Type

Personal Symbol

Dimensions

1 1/2 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.2750

Places

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