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    Vice President "Sheriff's Association of Texas" Engraved Solid Gold Presentation Badge, circa 1920s-1930s. A beautiful, three-part, jeweler-made 10K gold Sheriff's Association badge. The hanger at top is engraved "Vice President" with a fantastic hand-carved, detailed eagle below. The badge features a cobalt blue enameled "Sheriff's Association" with hand cut Texas letters gold soldered on a shield. The quality of engraving and detail is masterful. The pin catch, marked 10K, is a simple swivel-type with locking rounded catch. The original jeweler's box is included. The Sheriff's Association of Texas is one of the oldest law enforcement associations in the United States. Their first meeting was conducted in the courthouse at Corsicana, Texas on August 14, 1874. Measures approximately 2" wide x 3" high, the shield itself is approximately 1.75" high.

    Condition: Badge is excellent; jeweler's box is rough.


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    January, 2009
    23rd-25th Friday-Sunday
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