This is a nice 1930's US Army 2nd Coast Artillery Regiment Division Insignia or Unit Crest. The circular insignia depicts a bird over an "X" and on the ring around the bird reads "FIDUS ULTRA FINEM" which translates roughly to "Faithful to the End."
About 1-1/16" in diameter.
MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION:
Vertical pin with come-under locking catch
"N.S. MEYER NEW YORK."
This is from a US Army collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. MAX17 LCHX10/17
7+ (Very Fine+): Light wear with nice patina and tarnish.
GUARANTEE: As with all my items, this piece is guaranteed original.