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


We will be OUT OF THE OFFICE from February 10 through February 23 2020.

Thank you for visiting. We hope you will find some vintage artifacts of interest here, but please be advised that we are OUT OF THE OFFICE from Monday February 10th through Sunday February 23rd, and we will be UNABLE TO SHIP during that period. During this time we will be traveling to, and displaying at, the 2020 SHOW OF SHOWS. We will be returning to the office on Monday 24 February and will RESUME SHIPPING at that time.
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.