The item up for auction is a Southern Pacific Freight Brakeman Badge. The badge is in good condition but it does have some plating loss to the nickle and to some of the lettering. The badge has a curve to it w it was attached to a cap. The badge is nickle plated with black enameled lettering. The badge is about 3 1/2 inches long and 1 inch wide. The badge has two slots on each end for attachment. T is nothing on the back of the badge. As I said earlier t is some nickle plating and enamel loss on the badge. The badge says "S.P. Co. FREIGHT BRAKEMAN". PAYMENT: We accept PayPal, personal checks, money orders, or cashiers checks. If payment is by personal check item may be held till check clears. INSURANCE: Insurance is optional at $1.65 for up to $50.00 worth of insurance or $2.05 for $100.00 worth of insurance. WE CANNOT BE HELD RESPONSIBLE FOR LOST OR DAMAGED ITEMS IF INSURANCE IS NOT PURCHASED. SHIPPING & HANDLING: Shipping and handling for this item is $2.00 for USPS 1st class shipping. INTERNATIONAL SHIPPING: We will ship international if buyer agrees to pay actual shipping. Oklahoma residents must pay 5.5% sales tax. Please be sure to view our other auctions for more quality items.