YGF, WGF & enamel articulated shield-shaped Order of Druids & Woodmen of America watch chain fob

YGF, WGF & enamel articulated shield-shaped Order of Druids & Woodmen of America watch chain fob

Your Price: $175.00
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Yellow gold filled (YGF), white gold filled (WGF) & enamel articulated shield-shaped United Ancient Order of Druids (UAOD) & Modern Woodmen of America (MWA) pocket watch chain fob, heavy smooth polish YGF frame in the shape of a shield with a scrolling filigree design at the top has a recessed center plate with geometric engraving on the MWA side and an engraved scene of village on the reverse, hinged connection to the large YGF helmet and engraved shoulders with a bird design at the top of the shield supports the top connector loop at the apex, one side of the fob supports a slightly raised YGF shield-shaped Modern Woodmen of America emblem with stars, a hammer and axe in gold above a white enamel background with "MWA" in gold text, reverse has a slightly raised WGF fancy shield-shaped design of the United Ancient Order of Druids emblem with a crossed spear and staff and laurel accented with blue, white, gold, black and green enamel, "UAOD" in black across the center, fob is showing normal moderate wear with a few spots of brass on the frame, helmet and connector loop, measures approx. 24mm wide x 44mm tall x 8mm thick. An elaborate, high quality vintage brotherhood watch chain fob in excellent condition!
These fobs may be attached to a pocket watch chain, ladies' slide chain necklace, lapel pin, key chain, pocket watch fob strap, or any other item you would like to customize with an accessory.  In addition to the many Vintage Watch Chains we have available, we also offer a variety of modern fob finishing options; the following links will take you to each of our current listings for that type of finishing product to compliment and display this fob.  If you would like us to attach the fob to your selected item, we can do so at no charge on request.
  • Material: Gold Filled - Yellow, Gold Filled - White, Enamel
  • Chain Style: Decorative Fob
  • Fob Width: 24mm (0.94 inches)
  • Fob Height: 44mm (1.73 inches)
  • Thickness: 8mm (0.31 inches)
  • Misc. Info: Woodmen of America & Order of Druids
  • Age Description: vintage
  • Condition: Excellent
  • Gender: Unisex
For additional information on gold colors and how they are classified, please check out this helpful Wikipedia article.

For a comprehensive article detailing the rise of Fraternal Societies during the late 1800s, please check out this informative article from The Detroit News.

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