February 14, 2019 12:00 PM EST Cincinnati
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Confederate Veterans' Ribbons, Badges, and More, Lot of 9

Lot of 9:

Four badges marking reunions of the United Confederate Veterans, including one Executive Committee badge with red ribbon backing and UCV medallion, Campton, KY; one souvenir badge with tricolor ribbon, Memphis, TN, 1901; one two-part metal badge with "Louisville / Kentucky" pin-bar and medallion featuring a military scene, with encircling text: "Your Heritage / Protect It"; and sword-style badge, Nashville, TN, 1897.

One badge denoting participation in the 23rd Annual Convention of the United States Railway Mail Service Mutual Benefit Association, with pin-bar bearing the Georgia state motto, affixed to tricolor ribbon, 1898. The U.S.R.M.S.M.B.A. was a nineteenth-century fraternal beneficiary organization organized to provide compensation to clerks in the event of a work-related injury or fatality.

Two Sons of Confederate Veterans reunion badges, both with red and white ribbon, from events held in Fredericksburg, VA and Chattanooga, TN, 1934.

One decorative stickpin with paper Confederate Veterans flag, one of seven dozen purportedly ordered from The Pettibone Brothers Manufacturing Company, Cincinnati, OH by Neville S. Bullit, 1903, with accompanying letter.

One circular stick-back pin featuring portrait of Robert E. Lee, affixed to three red and white ruched rosettes.

Condition:

Condition varies. Please refer to digital images for conditions of specific badges.

Estimate: $300 - $500
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$570
02/14/2019

 

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