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Vintage Law Enforcement Badges

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Ohio Village Badge:
$170.00
5 point cutout star within a shield. "German/30/ Village". Back: 1 piece wire pin. An area of Columbus, OH platted in 1814. Once heavily Germanic, then a slum, & now a thriving area. 1 1/2" x 1 3/4"
(Cat. #17684)
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Giant Kansas Detective Agency Stylized Star
$350.00

An eagle protects a banner & a wreathed star. "We Never Sleep/ Kansas National Detective Agency/Topeka Kas". A central eye. Back: 1 piece wire pin & cover plate. From the state capital. 2-1/4" x 2-1/2". (Cat. #17611)

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Unusual Maker Marked Marshal Star
$825.00

6 point star with ball tips. "City Marshal" and "CS" or "SC" central logo. Back: 1 piece wire pin (upper 1/2 gone), a co. logo at right. Maker: "_ardner Supply Co., Springfield, Mo." I've never seen this hallmark before. 2-1/4" x 2-1/2" (Cat. #17620)

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Star/Shield D.S. Badge
$290.00

Fancy shield with cutout star. "Deputy Sheriff", 2 dingbat motifs & "9" centered in star. Back: 1 piece wire pin. Maker: "Cunningham, Pgh, Pa". Nickeled badge. 1 3/4" x 2 1/8".
(Cat. #17208)

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Large Hallmarked Shield
$400.00

Hovering eagle over a shield with scroll borders. On banners "Constable/West Milwaukee". On center 5 point star "Village of". Back: Spring pin, fork catch. Maker: "Schwaab S. & S. (stamp and seal) Co., Milwaukee". This village name has been used since 1888. 3 1/4" x 2 1/4". Slight wear from use.
(Cat. #17474)

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Huge Western Badge
$395.00
Circle style has 6 balls around edge resembling a ships wheel. Cut out center eagle and shield. "Deputy Sheriff/844/Multnomah County", (NW Oregon). Back: 1 piece wire pin. Most from this area are auxillary police badges. 2-7/8" dia. Impressive! (Cat. #17583)
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