Scarce WWII USN Electric Boat Co. (Elco) Ca. 1943 Submarine Badge in Plated Steel
This is a scarce circa 1943 United States Navy Electric Boat Co. submarine badge. Begun in 1892, Elco manufactured several types of boats, including yachts, power boats and boats for the United States Coast Guard and Navy. The badge is in silver plated steel.
VINTAGE: Circa WWII.
SIZE: Approximately 2-3/4" x 1/2"
MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Silver plated steel.
ATTACHMENT: Horizontal pin with drop in locking catch.
MARKINGS: This is from a United States Navy collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. PEJL13 LAGEX05/19
ITEM NOTES: 7- (Very Fine-): The badge shows some areas of moderate wear.
GUARANTEE: As with all my artifacts, this piece is guaranteed to be original, as described.