1940's Canadian Pacific Air Lines (CPA) Hat Badge by Scully. Missing Silver Aircraft Applique
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1940's Canadian Pacific Air Lines (CPA) Hat Badge by Scully. Missing Silver Aircraft Applique

Code: airmfw30003cpa


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ARTIFACT: Nice 1940's Canadian Pacific Air Lines (CPA) hat badge by Scully of Montreal. The center of the hat badge features an enameled red and blue shield that reads: "CANADIAN PACIFIC AIR LINES” in gilt lettering and shows a missing sterling aircraft applique that was once affixed to the center. The outer edge is a nicely styled wreath in gilt brass detail. Originally established by the Canadian Pacific Railway Company, Canadian Pacific Air Lines (CPA) was in operation at the Vancouver International Airport from the 1940's to the mid 1980's originally as the Canadian Pacific Railway Company. The airline was most known for their Far East 'polar loop' with regular routes to Amsterdam, Australia, Hong Kong, and Shanghai. CP was compelled to develop alternative routes because government-owned Trans-Canada Air Lines (TCA) restricted domestic and international routes such as Vancouver to Toronto and Toronto to New York. The airline was purchased by Pacific Western Airlines in 1987 and was absorbed into Canadian Airlines International.

VINTAGE: Circa 1940's

SIZE: Approximately 1-15/16" x 2"

MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Enameled gilt brass

ATTACHMENT: Double posts with screwbacks

MARKINGS: "SCULLY LTD MONTREAL"

ITEM NOTES: This is from a foreign airlines collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. VCEX15 LBGEX7/16 SBGEX7/18

CONDITION: 6 (Fine+): The hat badge shows moderate wear, a piece of enamel missing from shield just below the letter "S", the center sterling silver applique is missing, much of the gilt and enamel details remain intact, overall fine condition.

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