This is a circa World War I War Service Ship Building foreman's badge. The center of the badge pictures one of the many merchant ships that the United States mass-produced during World War I. The badge is done in coppered brass and nickel and is numbered 30366 on reverse.
Circa World War I.
Approximately 2-1/4” in height and 1-5/8” in width.
Coppered brass and nickel.
Horizontal pin with tongue-style catch.
This is from a Maritime Service collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. MBJX13 LHEX8/13
7 (Very Fine): The badge has some small areas of light to medium wear and a handsome tarnish.
As with all my items, this piece is guaranteed original.