WWI United States Food Administration Pin
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WWI United States Food Administration Pin

Code: hfww00018


SOLD!!! No Longer Available!

Product Description

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WE ARE OUT OF THE OFFICE WITH NO SHIPPING CAPABILITIES!!!... We are now OUT OF THE OFFICE for about THREE WEEKS, Leaving Saturday September 4th, On The Road WITH LITTLE OR NO SHIPPING CAPABILITIES until our Return to the Office From our Travels to the ASMIC National & MAX Shows on Monday September 27th.

Thank you for visiting. We hope you will find some vintage artifacts to add to your collection here, and Please Note that we will be OUT OF THE OFFICE, from Saturday 9/4/21 through Sunday 9/26/21, and We will be UNABLE TO SHIP, until our return the Office on Monday 9/27/21, at which time we will resume NORMAL SHIPPING CAPABILITIES. But, during our time away, we will be happy to accept any orders and get the ordered artifacts marked as SOLD right away.
Thank you, Ron & Kana


ARTIFACT: This is a World War I United States Food Administration pin. The Food Administration was established in 1917 for the regulation of reserve food supplies, especially wheat, for the Allied nations. The pin is in brass and celluloid and shows a starred and striped crest at center framed by wheat.

VINTAGE: Circa World War I.

SIZE: Approximately 13/16" in diameter.

MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Celluloid, brass.

ATTACHMENT: Vertical pin with safety-style catch.

MARKINGS: WHITEHEAD & HOAG DORAN PATENT.

ITEM NOTES: The pin you receive will either be the one pictured or one in similar condition. This is from a WWI homefront collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. ZEX95 VBCX12/10 SACX2/17

CONDITION: 7+ (Very Fine+): The pin shows some light to medium wear and areas of tarnish.

GUARANTEE: As with all my artifacts, this piece is guaranteed to be original, as described.