Cool, Unusual, & Unique WWII USN Handmade Souvenir Buckle from the Battle of Attu, Alaska
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Cool, Unusual, & Unique WWII USN Handmade Souvenir Buckle from the Battle of Attu, Alaska

Code: 0t77usnpg20009aab

$175.00

Product Description

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Thank you for visiting. We hope you will find some vintage artifacts of interest here, but please be advised that we are OUT OF THE OFFICE from Monday February 10th through Sunday February 23rd, and we will be UNABLE TO SHIP during that period. During this time we will be traveling to, and displaying at, the 2020 SHOW OF SHOWS. We will be returning to the office on Monday 24 February and will RESUME SHIPPING at that time.
Thank you, Ron & Kana

ARTIFACT: Extremely cool, unusual, and unique WWII United States Navy hand-made souvenir buckle from the Battle of Attu, Alaska. The center of the buckle reads: "ATTU" and just above: "NAVY". The buckle is made from an issue USN brass belt buckle with part of a steel US Navy button, a halved bullet projectile, and spells: "ATTU" with formed pieces of leaded brass.

VINTAGE: Circa WWII

SIZE: Approximately 2-3/4" x 1-3/8"

MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Brass, steel, leaded brass

ATTACHMENT: Clamp buckle

MARKINGS: "SOLID BRASS MADE IN THE USA"

ITEM NOTES: This is from a US Navy collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. MBEX16 LAGEX12/16

CONDITION: 7+ (Very Fine+): The buckle shows moderate wear, oxidation to Navy button, much of the brass plated details remain intact, overall very fine condition.

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