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Button Owney tag

Description:

Owney received this uniform button from an employee in the New York, New York post office. The button was produced by the Scovill Manufacturing Company of Waterbury, Connecticut. There is no additional information to indicate when the button was given to the dog.

Date:
1888-1897
Markings:
literal: P.O.D. / N.Y.P.O. figurative: with a figure on horseback
Medium:
metal (brass)
Dimensions:
Diameter: 1 in. (2.54 cm)
Museum ID:
0.052985.237
Place:
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

Glossary

  • Owney Tag 2011
  • Owney Tag 2011
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