GUARANTEE: As with all my artifacts, this piece is guaranteed to be original, as described.
Beautiful Billion World War II United States Maritime Service Officer Hat Badge
ARTIFACT: This is a Beautiful Billion World War II United States Maritime Service Officer Hat Badge. The United States Maritime Service was established in 1938 under the provisions of the Merchant Marine Act of 1936 as voluntary organization to train individuals to become officers.
VINTAGE: Circa WWII.
SIZE: Approximately Badge: 2-7/8" x 3" Band: 27-1/2" x 1-5/8"
MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Cotton embroidered in bullion and silk/cotton threads
ATTACHMENT: Elasticized band.
ITEM NOTES: This is from a United States Navy collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. MAJP20 LAAEX03/13/20
CONDITION: 9(Excellent+): The Hat badge shows no wear to near mint, Beautiful peace.