WWI Shipyard Volunteer Lapel Badge by Whitehead & Hoag

WWI Shipyard Volunteer Lapel Badge by Whitehead & Hoag

Code: hfww0026

SOLD!!! No Longer Available!

Product Description


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ARTIFACT: This is a World War I shipyard volunteer lapel badge, which is oval and shows a merchant ship in relief at its center. It was made by Whitehead & Hoag of Newark, New Jersey.

VINTAGE: Circa World War I.

SIZE: Approximately 13/16" in height and 1-1/4" in length.


ATTACHMENT: Lapel stud.

MARKINGS: "WHITEHEAD & HOAG CO. NEWARK, N.J." and union stamp.

ITEM NOTES: This is from a WWI Home Front collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. MAJV16 LDEX07/21 SDJX09/21

CONDITION:  7+ (Very Fine+): The stud has areas of light to moderate wear and a handsome overall patina.

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