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Lovely Ca 1957 USS Des Moines (CA - 134) Souvenir Ashtray from Rhodes Greece During a Med. Cruise
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ARTIFACT: This is a Lovely ca. 1957 USS Des Moines (CA -134) Souvenir Ashtray from Rhodes Greece During a Mediterranean Cruise. USS Des Moines (CA-134) was the lead ship of the class of United States Navy heavy cruisers. She was the first ship in the United States Navy to feature the auto loading Mark 16 8-inch/55 caliber gun, the first of its type in the world, and the second ship of its name in the U.S. Navy.
VINTAGE: Circa 1957.
SIZE: Approximately 6" in diameter x 1" in depth.
MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Porcelain.
MARKINGS: "USS DES MOINES RHODES GREECE MARCH 1957" "IKAROS RHODES. GREECE"
ITEM NOTES: This is from a United State Navy Personal Items collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. MAJZ19 LFJX06/29/20 psLGJX06/20 SGJX01/21