United States Army Massachusetts National Guard Unit Crest (Ense Petit Placidam)
Criteria: This item is the unit crest of the Massachusetts National Guard. The unit's motto, "Ense Petit Placidam," is emblazoned across the bottom scroll and translates as, "This Hand, Opposed To Tyrants, Searches For Peace." he design is adapted from the crest of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. The right arm bent at the elbow is a traditional heraldic symbol thought to evoke the arm of God. Also called distinctive unit insignia, this item is worn on the Army Dress Blue (ASU) Uniform.
Note: Sold in pairs (i.e., if you order a quantity of 1 you will receive two Unit Crests).
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