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Gladys Drach Power Badge with Hera Head Guard, 1915

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Gladys Drach Power Badge with Hera Head Guard, 1915

This 2/3-inch badge belonged to National President Gladys Drach Power (Nu, University of Colorado Boulder). The badge is 10-karat gold and features 11 diamonds and 11 pearls set in an alternating pattern. The badge also features a Hera head guard, worn by members of the National Council, that Powers would have been given in 1937 when she joined the National Council as Fraternity treasurer.

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1915

0.666 inches

A 2/3-inch, lyre-shaped badge made of 10-karat gold. The badge features 11 diamonds and 11 pearls set in an alternating pattern, twisted lyre strings, and the Greek letters "Alpha Chi Omega" on a flat scroll across the strings of the lyre. Also included is the gold Hera head guard given to members of the National Council.

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