Scarce WWII USN 'Officer's' PT Boat Badge (Unofficial) by the ELCO Company
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Scarce WWII USN 'Officer's' PT Boat Badge (Unofficial) by the ELCO Company

Code: usnp20000opt

$275.00


Product Description

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WE ARE OUT OF THE OFFICE WITH NO SHIPPING CAPABILITIES!!!... We are now OUT OF THE OFFICE for about THREE WEEKS, Leaving Saturday September 4th, On The Road WITH LITTLE OR NO SHIPPING CAPABILITIES until our Return to the Office From our Travels to the ASMIC National & MAX Shows on Monday September 27th.

Thank you for visiting. We hope you will find some vintage artifacts to add to your collection here, and Please Note that we will be OUT OF THE OFFICE, from Saturday 9/4/21 through Sunday 9/26/21, and We will be UNABLE TO SHIP, until our return the Office on Monday 9/27/21, at which time we will resume NORMAL SHIPPING CAPABILITIES. But, during our time away, we will be happy to accept any orders and get the ordered artifacts marked as SOLD right away.
Thank you, Ron & Kana


ARTIFACT: Scarce WWII United States Navy "Officer's" PT Boat badge (unofficial) in gilt nickel (or possibly unmarked silver) by the ELCO Company. The badge is in the shape of a PT Boat and reads: "PT" on the bow. The reverse reads: "ELCO", "DESIGN COPYRIGHTED © ELCO NAVAL DIVISION"

VINTAGE: Circa 1943

SIZE: Approximately 1-3/4" x 1-1/16

MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Gold and silver plated, cast white metal

ATTACHMENT: Horizontal pin with drop in locking swivel catch

MARKINGS: "ELCO", "DESIGN COPYRIGHTED © ELCO NAVAL DIVISION"

ITEM NOTES: This is from a US Navy collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. MBJX16 LBGEX10/16

CONDITION: 8- (Very Fine&emdash;Excellent): The badge shows minor to moderate wear, small nick where the boat "took a shot across the bow", much of the plating details remain, overall excellent condition.

GUARANTEE: As with all my artifacts, this piece is guaranteed to be original, as described.