GUARANTEE: As with all my artifacts, this piece is guaranteed to be original, as described.
Scarce 1930's US Shipping Board (USSB) Officer Bullion Hat Badge
ARTIFACT: This is a Scarce 1930's United State Shipping Board (USSB) Officer Bullion Hat Badge. The Shipping Board, or War Shipping Board, was a regulatory agency in effect from January 1917 until March 1934. The badge is embroidered in gold bullion and silk thread and shows a large golden eagle above a red, white and blue shield.
VINTAGE: Circa 1930s.
SIZE: Approximately Badge: 3-1/16" x 3" Band: 27-3/4" x 1-5/8"
MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Cotton embroidered in bullion and silk/cotton threads
ATTACHMENT: Elasticized band.
ITEM NOTES: This is from a US Shipping Board collection that we will be listing more of over the next few months. MAJM20 LBGEX03/16/20
CONDITION: 9(Excellent+): The Hat badge shows no wear to near mint, Beautiful peace.