1930s PAA Wing Modified - Possibly for Instructor
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ARTIFACT: This is a 1930s PAA wing. We believe it is an instructors wing. It is a modified Ground Crew hat badge added to an AAF Pilot wing.
VINTAGE: Circa 1930s.
SIZE: About 2-3/4" in width by 15/16" in length.
MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Gold-plated sterling and sterling with enamel accents.
ATTACHMENT: Horizontal pin with a drop-in locking catch on the wing with a single screw post coming through from the hat badge.
MARKINGS: On back of hat badge: 233 STERLING.
ITEM NOTES: This is from a large collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. RGJL493 LAJJJX SGGFX12/11
CONDITION: 7+ (Very Fine+): Minor wear and tarnishing; enamel is in excellent condition.
GUARANTEE: As with all my artifacts, this piece is guaranteed to be original, as described.