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Object ID # 1995.031.002
Object Name Pin, Membership
Title Badge Pin From the Owen Sound Ski Club 1936-1937
Lexicon category 8: Communication Artifact
Date 1936-1937
Year Range from 1936
Year Range to 1937
Artist Lackie Manufacturing Company
Made Lackie Manufacturing Co.
Place of Origin Toronto, Ontario
Description Badge pin from the Owen Sound Ski Club, 1936-1937. It is metal and looks like it is brass and copper plated. It is shaped so that it has a banner at the top, which has the wording "OWEN SOUND" on it, a pointed area with a silhouette of a skier, the date "1936-7", and a bottom banner that has "SKI CLUB" on it. The reverse side has a tiny manufacturer's mark stamped. It was made by the Lackie Mfg. Co. of Toronto. There is a pinstem on the back.
Makers mark Stamped on reverse
Provenance Provenance unknown. The Owen Sound Ski Club was active between 1936-c.1947. This pin is from 1936-1937. The onset of the Second World War contributed to the end of the club.

Last owned by Marshall Webster of Lion's Head, Bruce County.

Collection Sporting & Recreational Equipment, 20th-c Collection
Material Metal/Brass/Copper
Dimensions W-2.5 L-2.8 cm
Found Bruce County
People Webster, Marshall
Subjects Skiers
Search Terms Owen Sound Ski Club