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This pair of EGA's are offered on E-Bay Item #350577772238. Due to lack of eagle details I wonder about them, although the seller from Indiana has alot of + feedback. Any ideas appreciated, Hope link works as I could not paste the photos. Richard

 

http://www.ebay.com/itm/RARE-PAIR-WW2-USMC...u%3DUCI%252BIA%


Wanted: WWI ID'ed USMC Green Wool Uniform and ANYTHING documented to my Dad's Iwo Jima outfit: 21st Marines 3rd Div.

Items marked "Marquet, Marquett, or Marquette"

 

 

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I am no expert on USMC emblems so I cant speak on the authenticity but it looks like someone polished them.

 

Philip


Actively Seeking:

WW2 USN/USMC Attributed/Named Purple Heart Groups

WW2 USN/USMC Combat Aviation Groups

 

WW2 and Prior USN/USMC Medal Groups

 

Contact me if you have something

 



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Yes they are the ones See no detail on the eagle's breast at all and it is not due to wear as threads on screw-post show no wear. Beats me so I ask the experts and more knowledgeable than me. Richard

 

 

Your link wasn't working. Is this the one?

 

http://www.ebay.com/itm/RARE-PAIR-WW2-USMC...=item51a01046ce


Wanted: WWI ID'ed USMC Green Wool Uniform and ANYTHING documented to my Dad's Iwo Jima outfit: 21st Marines 3rd Div.

Items marked "Marquet, Marquett, or Marquette"

 

 

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I'm no expert on these but it be that the camera flash blew out the details.


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37 pattern enlisted dress egas imo.Nothing wrong that I see.


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Thanks for answers. The more I try to learn about EGA's by looking at many offered for sale as well as ref on this forum as well as most popular books, the less I feel I understand. Oh well I'll keep trying and in this case, no disrespect intended to the Marine selling them. Richard


Wanted: WWI ID'ed USMC Green Wool Uniform and ANYTHING documented to my Dad's Iwo Jima outfit: 21st Marines 3rd Div.

Items marked "Marquet, Marquett, or Marquette"

 

 

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37 pattern enlisted dress egas imo.Nothing wrong that I see.

Agree, perfectly legit.



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I am no expert on USMC emblems so I cant speak on the authenticity but it looks like someone polished them.

 

Philip

yup! That's what you do with your brass in the military. At least before this anodized cr*p

 

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