1940ís Leavenworth Transportation Co. Bus Drivers hat badge. The center of the badge shows a painted red cross and reads: "BUS" vertically and horizontally inside the cross, surrounding it reads: "LEAVENWORTH TRANSPORTATION CO." with a nice wreath embellishment. The bottom is numbered: "67" and is topped with a plate that shows the image of a bus with red painted detail.
2-1/2" wide by 2-1/2" high.
Chrome-plated nickel with white and red paint detail.
Single screw post.
"FIFTH AVENUE UNIFORM COMPANY 19 SO WELLS CHICAGO".
This is from a large bus & taxi collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. MAEX97 LBJJX SLBFEX2/16
6 (Fine+): Moderate wear and a some of the painted detailing has worn off.
As with all my items, this piece is guaranteed original.