Military Society of the Army of the Potomac Badge

Military Society of the Army of the Potomac Badge

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Description (Brief)
Badge of the Society of the Army of the Potomac owned by Francis E. Brownell. The badge is composed of a six-pointed gold gilt and red enamel Maltese cross, decorated on each point with insignia of Union Army Corps, suspended from gilt crossed cannons affixed to a blue and white cloth ribbon and safety pin fastener decorated with crossed sword insignia.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Badge
badge
Physical Description
cloth (suspension ribbon material)
enamel (pendant material)
metal (pendant material)
Measurements
overall, bag: 5 in x 4 in x 1/4 in; 12.7 cm x 10.16 cm x.635 cm
ID Number
AF.122982
catalog number
122982
accession number
30411
Credit Line
Frank E. Brownell
subject
Civil War
Army
Veterans
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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