This is a rare United States Merchant Marine petty officer cap badge by Vanguard. The pin is an anchor bearing a crest that reads UNITED STATES MERCHANT MARINE.
Circa World War II.
1-7/8” height and 1-3/16” width.
Single screw pin with disc backing.
This is from a United States Merchant Marine collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. VAEL98 LHIX3/10 SHIX7/15
9- (Excellent+): Badge shows very light wear.
As with all my items, this piece is guaranteed original.