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Object Name Pendant, Fraternal
Other Name Badge
Object Number 1838.1.1
Collection Rutherford B. Hayes
Description silver; shield-shaped; has a loop/ring on top for chain; engraved on the front: "LER 1827"; engraved on the back: "RBH MSA".
Date 1827
Dimensions W-1.299 L-1.693 inches
Material metal
Provenance This professional society "badge" belonged to President Hayes. The tag, written in the President's handwriting, reads: "My badge - Philomathesian Society Kenyon College 1838 R.B.H." was removed.
Search Terms Kenyon College
Philomathesian Society