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    EARLY NATIONAL DETECTIVE BUREAU SHIELD BADGE CIRCA 1880-1890 - A precursor to Brink's Detectives created during the Civil War, a rare field-worn detective badge with an iconic "eye" stamp. This badge is made of very thick nickel silver, and has an early one-piece solid brass pin that is welded down. The front has a nice gentle patina, and the stamping has been lightly embellished with engraving on the front that is likely period done. The badge measures 1.5"x 1.75". From The George Jackson Collection.

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    November, 2007
    11th Sunday
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