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Beautiful circa 1952 Connecticut Light & Power Co. 35 years of service lapel pin by the Whitehead & Hoag Co. in Newark, New Jersey. The center of the gold filled pin features a raised, enameled light bulb that reads: "CLPCo" and surrounding it reads: "THE CONNECTICUT LIGHT & POWER CO. 35 YEARS". The reverse shows a makers mark and reads: "1/10 10KT GOLD FILLED".
Approximately 5/8" in length x 3/8" in width.
MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION:
10K gold fill, enamel.
Horizontal pin with drop in locking catch.
"1/10 10KT GOLD FILLED", Whitehead & Hoag makers mark.
This is from a utilities collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. VAJX15 LEEX1/16 SeVGEX06/06/21
7- (Very Fine-): The service pin shows minor to moderate wear, a spot of cracked enamel near the top of the bulb and the letter: "C", much of the gold fill and enamel details remain.
GUARANTEE: As with all my artifacts, this piece is guaranteed to be original, as described.