badge, headdress, American, US Coast Guard Chief Petty Officer garrison cap badge
A gold coloured fouled anchor with a silver coloured starred and striped Coast Guard shield, 1.2cm high, superimposed over its shank.
On the rear is a vertical, locking attachment pin.
The badge may be silver gilt as the back has tarnished in a similar manner to silver gilt.
This badge was worn by US Coast Guard chief petty officers on the front left side of the garrison cap.