Independent Order of Odd Fellows badge

Description (Brief)
A button produced by the Keystone Badge Co. for the Independent Order of Odd Fellows' convention in Reading, Pa., in 1907. The button and badge bar are made of celluloid framed in metal. The maker's mark is on a paper insert on the back of the button. A red silk ribbon is attached to the badge bar.
Location
Currently not on view
date made
1907
referenced
United States: Pennsylvania, Reading
Physical Description
cellulose nitrate (parts material)
metal (parts material)
silk (ribbon material)
Measurements
overall: 7.8 cm x 8 cm x 1.5 cm; 3 1/16 in x 3 1/8 in x 9/16 in
overall: 3 3/16 in x 3 7/8 in x 1/4 in; 8.09625 cm x 9.8425 cm x .635 cm
ID Number
2006.0098.1274
accession number
2006.0098
catalog number
2006.0098.1274
subject
Fraternal Associations
Odd Fellowship
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Medicine and Science: Chemistry
Celluloid
Coins, Currency and Medals
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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