Green gold leafs and berries and rose gold arrows.
The eagles beak and feet are rose gold.
Jacob W. Schmitt's solid gold Superintendent of Cleveland Police presentation badge. The badge is over 4 1/2" tall. Presentation: J. W. Schmitt / on his 25th Anniver'y / PUBLIC SERVICE / Vom Stammtisch / May 20, 1882. The badge is hallmarked P. L. Miles. It remains in the original jewelers wooden box. Inside the box is covered in silk lining which has the printed company name: P. L. Miles & Co. Mftg. Jewelers 314 Euclid Av. Cleveland. 4 3/4" tall.
The Vom Stammtisch translates from German to English as "Group of Regulars."
This page is from the 1898 publication titled “History of the Clevland Police Department” by Thomas A. Knight.
Circa 1878 Cleveland Police Secretary badge
made in 14k gold and sterling.
This image is from the 1898 publication titled “History of the Clevland Police Department” by Thomas A. Knight.
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