Sterling WWII United Seamen's Service Hostess Badge

Sterling WWII United Seamen's Service Hostess Badge

Code: hfww20005uss


Product Description


Greetings from The FLYING TIGER Antiques & Vintage Historical Artifacts!!!
We are BOTH currently IN THE OFFICE through the End of August!!!
We will be SHIPPING Daily, Monday through Friday, and LISTING on those days and possibly on the Weekend as well!

Thank you for visiting. We hope you will find some vintage artifacts here, to add to your collection, and
NOW is an EXCELLENT TIME TO BUY, as we will be ABLE TO SHIP DAILY through the End of August.
If funding your order from a Bank of America Account, or another bank that offers ZELLE, ASK ABOUT OUR ZELLE DISCOUNT!
If funding with a Credit Card, we prefer that you DO NOT USE the PAYPAL option: click past the first page of your order,
ignoring the PayPal buttons on top, and on the SHIPPING Page, Choose the CREDIT CARD Option in the PAYMENT-PLEASE CHOOSE Section.
Happy Collecting, Ron & Kanae

ARTIFACT: This is a World War II United Seamen's Service (USS) hostess badge. The USS was formed in 1942 to guard the welfare of Americans at sea and their families, as well as maritime personnel and employees of the US military and government. The badge shows a red and white checkered flag along with two other white flags alternating between the letters U S S.

VINTAGE: Circa World War II.

SIZE: Approximately 7/16" height and 1-15/16" width.

MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Sterling silver with enamel.

ATTACHMENT: Horizontal pin with come-under locking swivel catch.

MARKINGS: STERLING A.E. CO. ITHACA N.Y. with CBWU union mark on reverse of pin and STERLING PAT. number on pin.

ITEM NOTES: This is from a homefront collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. ebay RAIL96 LHCX10/10

CONDITION: 8 (Excellent-): Badge is in wonderful shape with light tarnish.

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