This is a nice U. Navy/Marine Corps Second World War Bronze Star Medal in its titled, short black leatherette presentation case in fine condition. The star planchet retains an attractive age toned patina to both the front and back sides. The detail is very sharp and pronounced due to the excellent strike of the piece.
The star planchet is suspended from the original ribbon which slightly age soiled and with a small wear spot at the top. The ribbon is mounted on the correct WWII Navy/Marine Corps full wrap broach and is complete with functional pin and catch assemblies on the reverse side. The reverse of the star is unnamed. Accompanying this the medal is the ½ inch, pin back ribbon bar.The medal is housed in a Navy/Marine Corps style short, black leatherette presentation case, which bears the title, Bronze Star Medal in gold leaf on two lines. NAVY/MARINE CORPS BRONZE STAR MEDAL IN SHORT LEATHERETTE CASE" is in sale since Saturday, October 17, 2020. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Militaria\WW II (1939-45)\Original Period Items\United States\Medals & Ribbons". The seller is "thedogfacesoldier" and is located in Fredericksburg, Virginia.
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