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Herringbone Utility Cap with sterling anchor pin question

Article about: I purchased this utility cap with a sterling anchor pin attached. I am wondering if someone can help me with age of the cap and the pin and if they are correct being together?

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    Default Herringbone Utility Cap with sterling anchor pin question

    I purchased this utility cap with a sterling anchor pin attached. I am wondering if someone can help me with age of the cap and the pin and if they are correct being together?
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    Default Re: Herringbone Utility Cap with sterling anchor pin question

    The cap appears to be ww2, I am not sure why the pin is on, it possibly seebee or some other naval thing such as that

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    Default Re: Herringbone Utility Cap with sterling anchor pin question

    Herringbone twill was discontinued in 1959. This looks like a Marines utility cap. I don't believe that the Sterling Silver Navy anchor originally belonged to it.
    William

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