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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OUT OF OFFICE: September 15 through September 22 2019.

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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.