Gorget - Nickel Silver w/Engraved Crest
Product No. 4551-035-711
Size: 3-1/2" x 3". 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