This is a World War II Era photo identification badge for the International Longshoremen's Association, Port of Baltimore. The identification number of the badge is "6871" and was made by Whitehead & Hoag Co. out of Newark, New Jersey.
About 2" in diameter.
MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION:
Clear plastic, paper, enameled aluminum
Horizontal pin with drop-in locking catch
"WHITEHEAD & HOAG CO. NEWARK, N.J. PAT AUG 12 21."
This is from a Home Front collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. VBEP17 LHEX8/17
6+ (Fine-Very Fine): Much of the enamel has been worn off, and the paper and plastic are warped
GUARANTEE: As with all my items, this piece is guaranteed original.