Circa 1930s-1940s Matson Steamship Lines Collar Insignia

Circa 1930s-1940s Matson Steamship Lines Collar Insignia

Code: ol10009c


Product Description


ARTIFACT: This is a pair of circa 1930s-1940s Matson Steamship Lines collar insignia. Established in 1926 upon the purchase of Oceanic Steamship Company, Matson ran routes all over the Pacific. Each insignia is a red flag bearing the letter M at center.

VINTAGE: Circa 1930s-1940s.

SIZE: About 1-1/8" in height and 1-1/2" in width (each).

MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Wool embroidered in bullion threads and red and white silk/cotton threads with mesh backing.



ITEM NOTES: This is from an ocean liner collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. VB/EX97 LIEX7/10

CONDITION: 7+ (Very Fine+): The insignia show moderate wear and tarnish on the bullion.

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