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Two 116th Pennsylvania Volunteer Infantry Ladder Badges

Auction:
3034M
Lot:
90
Sold for:
$738$600

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Auction:
Sale #3034M - 3034M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
October 26, 2017 10:00AM

Description:

Two 116th Pennsylvania Volunteer Infantry Ladder Badges, c. late 19th century, a badge with two bars, marked "CO. G/116' PA.," and a shield marked with a 2nd Army corps badge and "VOL. INF./WAR 1861-5/ISAAC HERRING," and a badge with four bars marked "CO. G/116/PENN./VOL. INF.," with a gold tassel hanging from a chain.

Provenance: The collection of Nicholas A. Penachio.
Estimate $300-500

First badge is in very good condition, second badge in good condition but the pin is missing on the back of the top bar.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Nicholas A. Penachio, ISAAC HERRING, Badge