WWI Shipyard Volunteer Lapel Badge by Whitehead & Hoag
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WWI Shipyard Volunteer Lapel Badge by Whitehead & Hoag

Code: hfww00025


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Product Description

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ARTIFACT: This is a World War I shipyard volunteer lapel badge, which is oval and shows a sailing 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 width.

MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Copper.

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. REL94 VBHX12/10 SLDEX9/13 SDJX06/20

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.