Lot 127    

GAR Medals, Including Delegate's Badge
8/1/2011 - ONLINE American History Timed Auction
Lot of 8 medals. One celluloid (1894), the rest metal. Two "generic" GAR badges, one with eagle on crossed cannons pin bar, the other with eagle in device resembling a shoulder strap. 1900 encampment with ribbon, no pin bar. 1902 medal lacking ribbon and pin bar, as is the celluloid. Two badges for the Iron Brigade: first pin bar with First Iron Brigade, and device below with units on each - 2nd Berdan's, 22nd Berdan's, 22nd, 24th, 30th NY Vols, and 2nd NY Cav.; second has Veteran on pin bar and around outer edge of badge, First Brigade First Division First Corps Iron Brigade, center 22 and wreath and Regiment N.Y.S.V. around the number. Last is delegates badge, Asbury Park, NJ, 1912, badge with Revolutionary War scene Molly Pitcher at the Battle of Monmouth.

Condition:  
Ribbons toned and splitting, especially 1912 delegate ribbon. Otherwise, as noted.
Sold: $235.00
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