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Boston GAR reunion enameled delegate badge c. 1890

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    Posted 8 years ago

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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.



    1. scottvez scottvez, 8 years ago
      Thanks FineLines.
    2. scottvez scottvez, 8 years ago
      Link to posting of mine on the Grand Army of the Republic:

    3. rrbadges rrbadges, 8 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, 8 years ago
      Thanks badges-- the enamel work and engraving are both well done.

    5. scottvez scottvez, 6 years ago
      Thanks again, doc.

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

    7. scottvez scottvez, 6 years ago
      Thanks vetraio!

    8. scottvez scottvez, 6 years ago
      Thanks for looking tom!


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