This limited edition stein is a classic piece. The body is two-tone blue and white glazed stoneware decorated with a gold wrap-around design. Around the glass are listed a timeline of the US Navy's illustrious history (including the launch of USS Constitution in 1797). A large pewter badge on the front displays a Navy seal design and the motto "Around the World, Around the Clock-Any Time-Any Where-Any Weather. The ornamental pewter lid has rows of raised stars and is topped with a figural design of the Navy emblem and a wheel and anchor. A pewter US eagle crest adorns the thumblift. Crafted in Germany, this stein is limited to 5,000 and is numbered on the bottom. A truly unique gift for those who have served in the US Navy.
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Approximately 3/4" diameter Gold plated and enamel Bullet back closure
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