Gorget - Brass w/Nickel Silver Cypher
Product No. 4551-030-712
Size: 4-1/2" x 2". Originally presented to Indian leaders as
a sign of rank during the fur trade era, gorgets gradually
lost their official status and became a standard trade item.
Some were plain while others bore a royal animal or motif.
Our gorgets, made from nickel silver or brass, follow
that standard and are offered in a plain style or with a
royal crest on the front. They are French and Indian