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Collar pin

Object Number: 
1937.29
Date: 
1917-1918
Medium: 
Brass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1/4 x 1 in. ( 0.6 x 2.5 cm )
Marks: 
applied: "165/HQ"
Description: 
Circular brass pin with crossed rifles in center, with regiment number at top.
Gallery Label: 
This pin was worn by a member of the 165th U.S Infantry (69th NY National Guard) on his jacket collar during World War I.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group