Arizona Rangers Badge
acrylic on shaped panel with
26 x 27 inches
Jim Sweazy, 2013
Arizona Rangers were first formed in Tombstone
in 1882, and later approved by the Territorial Legislature from 1901 to
For the first few years, Rangers did not show their badge until after
all the shooting was over and the smoke cleared. They helped clean up
the territory as we struggled to become acceptable as a part of these
Artistic license allows me to make this badge appear to be made of
copper. The original badge was ornate silver with raised ball shapes on
the points of the star.
is the first version in a series. Custom sizing is available.
Framed on tooled leather.