This US Coast Guard rank is an official issue for Petty Officer third class. This insignia pin is ready to be worn on official uniforms with a pin backing. Displays a shield with a silver finish and a single gold finish chevron. This collar rank is regulation size measuring at 7/8th inch. This USCG insignia is supposed to be used for uniform, it could also be worn with formal attire or displayed in your own shadow box. Petty Officer 3rd Class is an E-4 grade in the USCG. They serve as leaders to their troops and be experts in technical specialties. The Coast Guard Petty Officer 3rd Class Collar Rank is made and handled 100 percent in the USA.