Early Closure

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Insignia

Object Number: 
2002.1.3402
Date: 
1910-1950
Medium: 
Metal, cloth
Dimensions: 
2 1/4 x 2 1/4 x 3/4 in.
Description: 
A dark brown colored metal military cap badge consisiting of a spread winged eagle behind a shield with a laurel branch and arrows in its talons and an "E Pluribus Unum" banner in its beak, all below an oval sunburst with stars and radiating rays-the Seal of the United States. A screw knob on the back allows attachment to the front of a cap. Mounted on a piece of olive drab canvas.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group