RARE VINTAGE GOLD TONE ALLIED JOINT FORCES COMMAND LION OF ST. MARK PAX PIN!


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*********RARE VINTAGE GOLD TONEALLIED JOINT FORCES COMMANDLION OF ST. MARK PAX PIN!LISTED FOR AUCTION TODAY IS A RARE VINTAGE PIN. IT IS GOLD TONE METAL, WEIGHS APPROXIMATELY 7.5 GRAMS AND MEASURES ABOUT 1 1/8″ X 3/4″. IT IS CLEARLY MARKED ON THE BACK “MADE IN U.S.A., F-25”. IT IS A BEAUTIFULLY DETAILED WINGED ST. MARK’S LION HOLDING AN OPEN BOOK OF PEACE WITH THE LATIN WORD FOR PEACE “PAX”. ALSO HOLDING A SWORD WHICH REPRESENTS THE INTENTION OF KEEPING THE PEACE. IN 1951 IT BECAME THE EMBLEM OF THE JOINT FORCE COMMAND HEADQUARTERS IN NAPLES! IT IS IN EXCELLENT NEAR MINT CONDITION WITH LITTLE OR NO WEAR AND GOOD WORKING ORDER! PLEASE NOTE :