Pinkertons Detective Agency Badge – No 3
Allan Pinkerton established his private detective agency in 1850. The company logo was an open eye and the motto “We Never Sleep.” These agents tracked criminals all over the country, including well known outlaws such as Butch Cassidy and the Wild Bunch, and Jesse James.
Each high quality badge is crafted out of brass and steel. They are double-stamped then silver plated. Next, each Old West replica badge is individually hand finished for a unique antique look. Bar pin style back. These come in around the late 1870/80's.
Each badge is packaged in an old-fashioned style Kraft box with a story inside.
Size: approx. 2 1/2" H