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Boston GAR reunion enameled delegate badge c. 1890

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Posted 3 years ago

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scottvez
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This Delegate Badge was made for Members of the Massachusetts Grand Army of the Republic (GAR) who were delegates and attending the Boston reunion.

The MASS state seal has been expertly cut into the face, with white and blue enamel to highlite the brass base.

The Boston pin has red enamel work.

This a desirable pin back from the early days of the GAR.

Scott

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  1. scottvez scottvez, 3 years ago
    Thanks FineLines.
  2. scottvez scottvez, 3 years ago
    Link to posting of mine on the Grand Army of the Republic:

    http://www.collectorsweekly.com/stories/23233-grand-army-of-the-republic-gar-collect?in=user

    Scott
  3. rrbadges, 3 years ago
    Wow Scott! That is one beautiful old piece! I love the early reverse enamel work. What an outstanding old piece. Chip
  4. scottvez scottvez, 3 years ago
    Thanks badges-- the enamel work and engraving are both well done.

    Scott
  5. scottvez scottvez, 1 year ago
    Thanks again, doc.

    scott
  6. scottvez scottvez, 1 year ago
    Thanks again moonstone! If you like Civil War veteran items, be sure to look at my other posts on CW.

    scott
  7. scottvez scottvez, 1 year ago
    Thanks vetraio!

    scott
  8. scottvez scottvez, 12 months ago
    Thanks for looking tom!

    scott

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