This is a sterling silver World War II United States Merchant Marine officer’s collar insignia by A.E. Co. The pin shows a crest at center bearing an anchor, and the points of the compass grace the border.
Circa World War II.
Approximately 15/16” in diameter.
Gold-plated sterling silver.
Vertical pin with a come-under locking swivel catch.
STERLING A.E. CO. UTICA NY.
This is from a United States Merchant Marine collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. VAEX10 LDEX11/10
6+ (Fine-Very Fine): Insignia has some moderate to heavy wear and tarnish.
As with all my items, this piece is guaranteed original.