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Object ID 2003.009.0002
Object Name Badge, Police
Date circa 1896
Description Silver-toned metal police badge, circular, with decorative crest at top. At top of circle, in black: "POLICE"; at bottom of circle, in black: "ORLANDO". In center, raised: "1". Below circle: "FLORIDA".
Provenance Belonged to Buford L. Dean. Dean was Marshall and Tax collector in Orlando from December 1896 to December of 1898. He served under Mayor J.B. Parramore.
Material Metal
Condition Good
Dimensions H-3.25 W-2.25 inches
Height (in) 3.25
Width (in) 2.25
Imagefile 021\20030090002.JPG
Condition Notes Some tarnishing; a few spots of surface loss on back, near center and bottom.
People Dean, Buford L.