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Great 1930's - WWII Portsmouth (NH) Navy Yard Police Breast Badge
ARTIFACT: Great 1930's ??? WWII Portsmouth, New Hampshire Navy Yard Police breast badge. The sunburst-like center displays a nice, enameled Great Seal of the United States and surrounding it reads: "NAVY YARD PORTSMOUTH, N.H.". The badge is topped with a spread-winged eagle and below reads: "POLICE". The reverse shows the stamped number: "160" and the locking mechanism on the catch is missing.
VINTAGE: Circa 1930's ??? WWII
SIZE: Approximately 2-1/8" x 1-3/4"
MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Chrome plated brass, enamel
ATTACHMENT: Vertical pin with come under catch, locking mechanism is missing
MARKINGS: "106" stamped on reverse
ITEM NOTES: This is from a Military Police collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. MEJV16 LCDEX6/16
CONDITION: 7 (Very Fine): The badge shows minor to moderate wear mostly to edges, locking mechanism in catch is missing, much of the chrome plated and enameled details remain intact, overall very fine condition.