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Home > Auction #209 Post Auction Sale > "NEWSBOY" METAL LICENSE BADGE FROM NEW YORK CITY.

For Sale Icon "NEWSBOY" METAL LICENSE BADGE FROM NEW YORK CITY.

Price: $115.00  (Includes 15% Buyer's Premium)

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2-11/16" wide oval with vertical pin and center window which holds cardboard inserted from the reverse with the "Board Of Education/City Of New York" seal at the center plus inked inscription of the newsboys name "James Maguire" along with permit "752." Stamped in the metal of the badge is "Newsboy/Registered By/Department Of Education/The/City Of New York." Minor wear to the silver luster and just the slightest trace of a very minor bend on upper and right edges. c.1923. Unique.

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