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Scovill Service Award Pin

Description (Brief)
The Scovill Manufacturing Company of Waterbury, Connecticut produced this pin around the middle of the 19th century. Scovill was established in 1802 as a button manufacturer that is still in business today. Scovill is an important example of early American industrial manufacturing that adapted armory machines to mass-produce a variety of consumer goods including buttons, daguerreotype mats, medals, coins, and tokens.
This pin has a “S” in the center with a blue background, and reads “SCOVILL” across the center. “SERVICE AWARD” is written at the bottom.
Location
Currently not on view
maker
Scovill Manufacturing Company
Measurements
overall: 1.4 cm x 1.1 cm; 9/16 in x 7/16 in
ID Number
1981.0296.1560
accession number
1981.0296
catalog number
1981.0296.1560
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Work and Industry: Production and Manufacturing
Industry & Manufacturing
Scovill Manufacturing Collection
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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