WWII US Navy "E" Pin for Textile Machine Works on Card

WWII US Navy "E" Pin for Textile Machine Works on Card

Code: hfwa20034


Product Description


OUT OF OFFICE: September 15 through September 22 2019.

Thank you for visiting. We hope you will find some vintage artifact of interest here, but please be advised that we are currently out of the office, at the legendary MAX Show (Last one in Pittsburgh!) returning on Monday September 23rd, and we will not be able to ship until then. Feel free to place an order, or email us to place an artifact ON HOLD, but, again, we will not be able to ship until 9/23/19.
Thank you, Ron & Kana

ARTIFACT: This is a World War II United States Navy "E" for excellence in production pin for Textile Machine Works. The pin is enameled in red, white and blue and shows two crossed cannon and an anchor at center.

VINTAGE: Circa World War II.

SIZE: Pin: approximately 7/8" in height and 5/8" in width; card: 1-3/16" square.

MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Gold-plated brass with enamel.

ATTACHMENT: Single screw post with disc backing and stabilization pin.

MARKINGS: BASTIAN BROS. ROCHESTER N.Y and union mark on pin and GOLD PLATE on card.

ITEM NOTES: This is from a war worker collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. VG/EX03 LDJX11/10

CONDITION: 8 (Excellent-): The pin shows very light wear; card is creased and lightly discolored in spots.

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