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Rare 1939 Dated US Coast Guard Soup Bowl by Jackson China
ARTIFACT: Rare 1939 dated United States Coast Guard soup bowl by Jackson China. The United States Light House Service was absorbed by the Coast Guard in 1939 and assumed the responsibility for the maintenance and upkeep of all lighthouses and lightships. This bowl was perhaps made for use in a lighthouse. The bowl features a blue Coast Guard emblem of two anchors and a lifesaving ring that reads "UNITED STATES COAST GUARD 1790", the center of the ring features a US shield and the words: "SEMPER PARATUS".
VINTAGE: Circa 1939
SIZE: Approximately: 9" in diameter x 2" deep
MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: China
MARKINGS: "JACKSON CHINA 1939"
ITEM NOTES: This is from a USCG collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. ebay MHX15 LADEX5/15
CONDITION: 9- (Excellent+): The bowl shows light to moderate wear, overall excellent