1950s French Shipping Line Cie. des Messageries Maritimes Ship Cambodge Sailor Badge
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1950s French Shipping Line Cie. des Messageries Maritimes Ship Cambodge Sailor Badge

Code: ol50005mm

$65.00

Product Description

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ARTIFACT: This is a circa 1950s sailor's uniform badge for the steamship Cambodge of the Compagnie des Messageries Maritimes, a French shipping line. The Cambodge first sailed to the Orient in 1953. The badge is enameled in red and shows a very ornate and exotic emblem, perhaps a deity, against an anchor.

VINTAGE: Circa 1950s.

SIZE: Approximately 1-5/8" tall and 1-1/4" in width.

MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Plated brass, enamel.

ATTACHMENT: Vertical plunger-style pin.

MARKINGS: None.

ITEM NOTES: This is from an old shipping line collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. ebay MAJX14 LFEX6/14

CONDITION: 8- (Very Fine-Excellent): The badge has little wear or tarnish.

GUARANTEE: As with all my artifacts, this piece is guaranteed to be original, as described.