GUARANTEE: As with all my artifacts, this piece is guaranteed to be original, as described.
HUGE mid-late 1950's Japanese-Made US Navy USS Gudgeon SS-567 Jacket Patch
ARTIFACT: This is a HUGE (almost 9"long!) Japanese-made patch for the United States Navy's USS Gudgeon SS-567. The patch is roughly oval with a rope-style border and shows a sub shooting off three torpedos. The patch reads GUDGEON SS 567.
VINTAGE: Circa mid to late 1950's.
SIZE: 4-7/8" height and 8-3/4" width.
MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Fully embroidered patch in multi-colored silk/cotton threads with muslin backing.
ITEM NOTES: This is from a United States Navy patch collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. VIJR05 LBIJX05/08
CONDITION: 8- (Very Fine&emdash;Excellent): Patch shows slight wear only on reverse.