Signs, Advertising Displays, and Identification Plates
Includes Electric Signs; Sign Boards; Display Stands; Mannequins and other display
forms; Printed Signs; General Purpose Identification Tags and Blanks, Non-personal;
Plates and Tags for specific applications.
Includes Jewelers Findings; Precious Stones, Cut; Costume Jewelery; Natural Gems
and Ornamental Stones, Cut.
Excludes Watches; Clocks; Tableware; Scientific Instruments; Toilet Articles;
Includes Stamps; Rare Books; Works of Art; Coins; Antiques.
Smokers Articles and Matches
Includes Cigarette Lighters; Lighter Fluid; Pipe Reamers; Ash Trays; Tobacco
Humidors; Packaged Cigarette Paper.
Excludes Ash receivers and lighters specifically designed for installation in or on equip-
Ecclesiastical Equipment, Furnishings and Supplies
Includes Vestments; Altars; Communion Sets; Ecclesiastical Candelabra; Chalices;
Patens; Altar Cloths; Ecclesiastical Statuary; Sacramental Wine.
Memorials; Cemeterial and Mortuary Equipment and Supplies
Includes Grave Markers; Burial Vaults; Burial Urns; Caskets; Burial Boxes;
Morticians Supplies; Monuments; Casket Shipping Cases.
Excludes Hearses; Mortuary Refrigerators.
Includes only those items which cannot conceivably be classified in any existing classes.
Figure II-2-2.Breakdown of Federal Supply Classification (FSC) Group 99.
Most of the items used in the Command
which identifies each item in the Federal Supply
Religious Program will have either the NCB
Distribution System. The NIIN is especially
Code 00 or 01.
important when ecclesiastical supplies
ordered. Figure II-2-3 shows the same item
National Item Identification
(CANDLE, VOTIVE) under three distinct
NSNS. The FSC (9925) is the same, but the NIIN
is quite different indicating that the items
As stated previously, the National Item Iden-
are unique with respect to each other. To
tification Number (NIIN) is a 9-digit number
place an order, the RP would need to know