Great 1960's Portsmouth Naval Shipyard Police Assistant Chief Breast & Hat Badge Set
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Great 1960's Portsmouth Naval Shipyard Police Assistant Chief Breast & Hat Badge Set

Code: apdgmp60000pny

$375.00

Product Description

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ARTIFACT: Great 1960's Portsmouth Naval Shipyard Police Assistant Chief Hat & Breast Badge set. The center of the hat badge features the State Seal of Maine in nice relief detail and is surrounded by a black enamel ring that reads: "STATE OF MAINE" and on either side are crossed police batons. The top of the badge features a spread winged, bowed head eagle and the base of the base reads: "ASS'T CHIEF" surrounded by black enamel detail. The reverse shows a nice maker's mark that reads: "D LAVIGNE MIAMI". The breast bade features a nicely detailed enamel Maine State Seal and above it reads: "ASST. CHIEF POLICE" and below: "NAVAL ACTIVITIES PNSY" and the badge is topped with an eagle.

VINTAGE: Circa 1960's

SIZE: Approximately Hat Badge: 2 ??" x 2 ??"; Breast Badge: 3 1/8" x 2 1/8"

MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Enameled, gilt chrome plated brass.

ATTACHMENT: Hat: Single post with screwback; Breast: Vertical kick pin with drop in locking swivel catch.

MARKINGS: Breast: "HI ??? GLO", Hat: "D LAVIGNE MIAMI"

ITEM NOTES: This is from a military police and law enforcement collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. MGJV16 LCGEX9/15

CONDITION: 7- (Very Fine-): The badge set shows moderate wear, the hat badge shows a spot of tarnish/oxidation at the base of the badge, nearly all of the plating and enameled details remain intact.

GUARANTEE: As with all my items, this piece is guaranteed original.