ID’d to WWII Pilot of Squadron 321. Engraved EGA with color accents,
Super Marine Pilot’s Sterling cigarette case with an Eagle Globe & Anchor engraved on top lid, with accent colors of blue and yellow. The pilot’s name is engraved on the reverse, “Capt. A.C. Engel,Jr.” Engel is listed as an Assistant Flight officer attached to Marine Fighter Squadron 321. (Have a copy of the unit roster dated from 1 to 31 July, 1944.
The case shows use, but not abuse. Gold wash on the inside surfaces. Sterling maker cartouches on the spring clip that holds cigarettes in place.
Measures 3 1/4 x 4 1/2 inches.
A nice honest piece.