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Title Medal: (Bowling.) Hoboken [Aerie, No.] 603. F.O.E. [Fraternal Order of Eagles.] No date, ca. 1900-1920.
Object Name Medal, Commemorative
Catalog Number 2012.001.0040
Collection Hoboken Parades & Events Collection
Credit Museum Collections.
Description Medal: (Bowling.) Hoboken 603. F.O.E. No date, ca. 1900-1920. Cast relief metal medallion, ca. 1-1/4" diameter; plated; enameled letters F O E. on individual color fields.

Maker's mark on reverse: Dieges & Clust, Plated. (Company was at 20 John St., New York City.)

F.O.E. = Fraternal Order of Eagles
Hoboken 603 = Hoboken Aerie, No. 603.

Bowling was major sports and recreational activity in this era, both was social activity and competitively in leagues. Whether this medal was commemorative or a prize is not stated or known. (Usually if a prize medal, it would have been engraved on the reverse with details such as the event, date or place.)
Date 1900-1920
Year Range from 1900
Year Range to 1920
Search Terms Fraternal Order of Eagles
Caption front
Imagefile 142\20120010040.TIF
Classification Sports
Social & Personal Activity
Recreation