[BUSINESS] -- [WALKER, Madam C.J. (born Sarah Breedlove, 1867-1919)]. Madam C.J. Walker Company Sales Representative Badge. Rochester, NY: Bastian Brothers Company, [ca 1920s].

4 1/2 x 2 1/4 in. tiered brass badge with plastic and lithographic portrait on paper of Walker (lacking upper nitrocellulose lozenge).

A convention badge for sales representatives of the Madam C.J. Walker Manufacturing Company featuring three tiers connected by chains. The first tier originally held an illustration of clasped hands. The second tier is a white plastic rectangle where representatives could handwrite their names. The third tier features a offset lithographic portrait of Walker.

Provenance:Property from the Collection of Eric Majette Jr.

Estimate: $2,500 - $3,500
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