The Gold Star Device is an attachment used in the US Navy, US Marine Corps, and Coast Guard medals and ribbon bar. This attachment is for full-size medals or ribbons and measures 5/16 inches in size. Sold in pairs and comes with a pin backing to make sure the attachment is displayed properly and securely. After service, this attachment could be a great addition to a shadow box. Gold Stars are used to represent multiple bestowals on a specific award. The Gold Star Device (unmounted) is made and designed in the USA.