Naval insignia in box
Gold, other metal; paper, velvet
Overall: 1/2 x 2 3/8 x 3 1/2 in. ( 1.3 x 6 x 8.9 cm )
appled: across center of anchor: "USN" printed: inside lid, center: "Trade Mark Reg. / HILBORN-HAMBURGER, INC. / MILITARY JEWELERS / NEW YORK" printed: on label beneath insignia, in box: "1/30-14 K. ROLLED GOLD"
Gold Naval insignia in original box; insignia has a gold anchor with cast chain snaked around it from the ring to the bill, with "USN" in other silver-colored metal across the center; white rectangular box with lid, with maker's information printed on the inside of the lid, box lined with purple velvet.
This Naval insignia pin was probably worn by H. Maxson Holloway, who served as a Lieutenant in the U.S. Navy from 1943-1945.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.