1930s American Airlines Celluloid Badge by Bastian Bros.
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1930s American Airlines Celluloid Badge by Bastian Bros.

Code: airai10011

$60.00

Product Description

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We are IN THE OFFICE from February 24 through March 13 2020, but will have LIMITED SHIPPING ABILITIES during that time.

Thank you for visiting. We hope you will find some vintage artifacts of interest here, but please be advised that we will have LIMITED SHIPPING ABILITIES in the coming weeks: We ARE in THE OFFICE from Monday 24 February through Friday 13 March, BETWEEN attending this year's SHOW OF SHOWS in Louisville, KY, and the BALTIMORE ANTIQUE ARMS SHOW in Timonium, MD, BUT we will have LIMITED SHIPPING ABILITIES during this period, as SOME of our Merchandise is Currently in Lock-Down in Louisville. If you place an order we will alert you IMMEDIATELY if there will be a DELAY in SHIPPING. We will be returning to the office on Monday 30 March and will RESUME Normal SHIPPING at that time.
Thank you, Ron & Kana

ARTIFACT: This is a 1930s American Airlines oval celluloid badge by Bastian Bros. It is in red, white and blue and shows the American wing at center.

VINTAGE: Circa 1930s.

SIZE: Approximately 1-3/16" in height and 1-9/16" in width.

MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Celluloid-wrapped tin with brass pin, paper backing.

ATTACHMENT: Straight pin.

MARKINGS: BASTIAN BROS. CO. MFR'S OF RIBBON, METAL AND CELLULOID NOVELTIES ROCHESTER, N.Y. with union mark stamp.

ITEM NOTES: The badge you will receive will be either the one pictured or one differing, if at all, in only the smallest details. This is from an airlines collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. RON LFJX11/10

CONDITION: 8- (Very Fine-Excellent): Badge shows very little wear and tarnish except for a slight rip in paper backing.

GUARANTEE: As with all my artifacts, this piece is guaranteed to be original, as described.