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1960s USS Mariano G. Vallejo (SSBN-658) Hand-Painted Plaque in Bronze
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ARTIFACT: This is a 1960s hand-painted bronze plaque for the United States Navy's USS Mariano G. Vallejo (SSBN-658), a ballistic missile submarine named after a Mexican general. The plaque shows a great bear with a nod to the symbol of the "Bear Flag Revolt" and the forerunner of California's state flag.
VINTAGE: Circa 1960s.
SIZE: Approximately 6-3/16" in diameter.
MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Hand-painted bronze.
ITEM NOTES: This is from a United States Navy collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. ebay VBEX99 LAAEX2/11 SLHEX7/16 SeVABEX7/17
CONDITION: 7+ (Very Fine+): The plaque shows some small spots of wear.