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This is a nice World War II US Navy Officer's full-sized hat badge manufactured by Vanguard in sterling and 1/10 14K gold fill. There are three different marks on the reverse of this badge. "Sterling" can be found on the back of the eagle's left wing. "1/10 14K G.F." is found on the handle of the anchor on the right side, while "Vanguard-N.Y." is on the handle of the anchor on the left.
Appr: 2-1/4" x 2-3/8".
MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION:
Sterling and 1/10 14K Gold Fill.
"STERLING. VANGUARD-N.Y. 1/10 14K G.F."
This is from a US Navy Insignia collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. VAJX17 LHEX7/17 GEX05/19
7- (Very Fine-): Nice patina and light tarnish.
GUARANTEE: As with all my artifacts, this piece is guaranteed to be original, as described.