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Rare, Minty, French Made WWI US Army Medical Officer Sanitation Corps Branch of Service Insignia
ARTIFACT: These are rare French-made WWI US Army Medical Officer Sanitation Corps Branch of Service insignia. The pins are in the shape of a staff with wings, with two snakes coiling around it from bottom to top. It's a very symmetrical piece with excellent detail in the wings. Each pin has an "S" in the middle to represent the Sanitation Corps.
VINTAGE: Circa WWI
SIZE: Approximately 1-1/8" x 1" Each
MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Painted Bronze
ATTACHMENT: Vertical pins with over-under catches
ITEM NOTES: This is from a US Army collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. MHX17 LAGEX02/17
CONDITION: 9 (Excellent-Near Mint): These pins have held up beautifully, however there is some warping on the catches.