|There are two pictures showing a view of both side of all (7) Small Old Bridge Related Items in this lot.|
The first item is a plastic ID Tag with a paper insert. It has some wear and a small crack. It pictures a suspension bridge and a cruise ship and is marked as follows:
1000 ISLANDS, N.Y.
The next item is a coin or medal. It appears to be bronze, but I am not sure. It has an image of a bridge and tunnel. It is marked on the front and back as follows:
TRIBOROUGH BRIDGE AND
The third item is an old bronze watch fob, but the loop section is broken. On one side is an image of a light house, sailing ship, and a barge. The other side has a riverside city scene with factories, ships, river, city, and bridge. It is marked on the two sides as follows:
SEAL OF THE CITY OF BUFFALO
The fourth item is a metal suspension bridge charm. It looks like silver, but I see no marking. Next is a brass Bridge Token. On one side it has images of two seals or crests. It is marked on the two sides as follows:
DELAWARE RIVER JOINT TOLL
PENNSYLVANIA - NEW JERSEY
GOOD FOR ONE PASSAGE
Next is an aluminum coin or medal. It has an image of the Brooklyn Bridge, buildings, and boats. It has a hole and wear from being used as a necklace pendant. It may have been received and worn by one of the workers on the bridge. It is marked on the two sides as follows:
N.Y. & B. BRIDGE
COMMENCED JAN. 1870
MAIN SPAN 1,598 FT.
TOTAL LENGTH 5,988 FT.
TOTAL COST 15,000,000
WIDTH 85 FT.
COMPLETED DAY 1893.
The last item in this lot is a metal coin or medal. It is marked on the two sides as follows:
NATIONAL HARBOURS BOARD
CONSEIL DES PORTS NATIONAUX
To judge the sizes the ID Tag measures 1-3/8" x 2". The items are in various conditions as mentioned above and pictured.