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Rare & Beautiful WWI Era US Food Administration Official Investigator Badge.
ARTIFACT: This is a Rare & Beautiful WWI Era United States Food Administration Official Investigator Badge. The Food Administration was established in 1917 for the regulation of reserve food supplies, especially wheat, for the Allied nations. The pin shows a brightly enameled starred and striped crest at its center encircled by a border of wheat.
SIZE: Approximately 1-3/4" diameter
MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Nickel-plated brass, enamel.
ATTACHMENT: Horizontal T-style pin with "C" catch.
ITEM NOTES: This is from a WWI homefront collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. VEJJX19 LABGEX01/19
CONDITION: 7 (Very Fine): There is little wear to the obverse, including some surface scratches and tarnish.