This is a scarce World War II era Hughes Aircraft Company employee lapel pin in sterling silver. The pin is a star fashioned from five wings and at center reads HUGHES and shows a plane crossing the continental United States.
Circa World War II.
5/8” height and 5/8” width.
Sterling silver with blue and white enamel.
Single screw post with disc backing.
STERLING on backing.
This is from a civil aviation collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. VAAX10 LEEX 5/10 SEEX6/10
8- (Very Fine-Excellent): Minor flaws to enamel visible under magnification.
As with all my items, this piece is guaranteed original.