Lakeside Lodge, No. 367, K of P

Description (Brief)
Knights of Pythias double-sided cloth badge. One side features blue, yellow, and red vertical stripes with silver letters and gold tassels and the words "Lakeside Lodge, No. 367 K. of P. Collinwood, Ohio." The celluloid and metal badge bar features various Masonic symbols. A celluloid medallion with cloth ribbon and metal frame is attached. The medallion has a coat of arms featuring the letters "FBC," which stand for "friendship, charity, and benevolence." Ribbon embroidered "Chas W. Hammond." Back side of badge is black with 'In Memoriam" in silver print featuring a coat of arms. A Whitehead & Hoag paper label is between the ribbons.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
badge
maker
Whitehead & Hoag Company
Physical Description
cellulose nitrate (overall material)
cloth (overall material)
metal (overall material)
cloth (overall material)
cellulose nitrate (overall material)
metal (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 3 in x 8 1/2 in; 7.62 cm x 21.59 cm
place made
United States: New Jersey, Newark
referenced
United States: Ohio, Collinwood
ID Number
2006.0098.1622
catalog number
2006.0098.1622
accession number
2006.0098
subject
Celluloid
Coins, Currency and Medals
Fraternal Associations
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Medicine and Science: Chemistry
Celluloid
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
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