Scarce 1930’s United States Marine Corps Base San Diego Works Progress Administration worker badge. The numbered badge reads: “U.S. MARINE CORPS BASE 485 W.P.A. SAN DIEGO, CALIF.” in black painted detail.
Approximately 1-3/4” in diameter
Chrome-plated brass, black paint
Vertical safety style pin
This is from a USMC collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. VEJX16 LBFEX1/17
8- (Very Fine-Excellent): The badge shows minor wear, much of the plated and painted details remain intact, overall excellent condition.
As with all my items, this piece is guaranteed original.