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Rare WWII 17th Regiment NY State Guard DI
ARTIFACT: This is a rare World War II 17th Regiment, New York State Guard DI (Division Insignia). It is ebroidered in BeVo weave, which is a machine woven process typically using reyon thread. The insignia has a ship in the top quadrant and a rising sun in the bottom, with a banner underneath that reads "ON GUARD
VINTAGE: Circa WWII
SIZE: Appr: 1-1/4" x 1-1/8"
MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: BeVo woven reyon
MARKINGS: "17TH N.Y.G. ON GUARD"
ITEM NOTES: This is from a Volunteer collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. MGZ17 (2)LHEX8/17
CONDITION: 7+ (Very Fine+): Light fraying, some dirtying, but is overall in Very Fine+ condition.