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This is a great circa early or mid-1930s United States Coast Guard Chief Petty Officer hat badge. The badge was made by N.S. Meyer of New York in nickel and Meyer Metal, a proprietary metallic mix of theirs that is very resistant to tarnishing.
Circa early to mid-1930s.
Approximately 1-11/16" in height and 1" in width.
MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION:
Nickel, Meyer metal.
Vertical pin with tongue-style catch.
MEYER METAL and Meyer shield maker mark.
This is from a 1930s United States Coast Guard hat badge collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. MBEV13 LADEX4/14 SADEX10/15
7+ (Very Fine+): The badge has some light wear.
GUARANTEE: As with all my artifacts, this piece is guaranteed to be original, as described.