This is an extremely fine World War II Italian made U. 5th Army bullion patch that is in excellent condition. The letter, A and the numeral, 5 are constructed of hand embroidered heavy metallic gold bullion thread embroidered on a red and blue cotton background. The patch is with a heavy metallic gold bullion thread around the outer edge. The bullion is now beautifully age toned.The reverse is faced with blue textured leather. The patch measures 2¾ x 2 inches.
This little masterpiece is truly a work of art and remains in excellent, undamaged condition. 5th ARMY SHOULDER PATCH ITALIAN MADE BULLION, LEATHER BACKED" is in sale since Monday, July 20, 2020. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Militaria\WW II (1939-45)\Original Period Items\United States\Patches". The seller is "thedogfacesoldier" and is located in Fredericksburg, Virginia. This item can be shipped worldwide.