1940's Northwest Airlines Uniform Patch
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1940's Northwest Airlines Uniform Patch

Code: airmi30007

$145.00

Product Description

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OUT OF OFFICE: September 15 through September 22 2019.

Thank you for visiting. We hope you will find some vintage artifact of interest here, but please be advised that we are currently out of the office, at the legendary MAX Show (Last one in Pittsburgh!) returning on Monday September 23rd, and we will not be able to ship until then. Feel free to place an order, or email us to place an artifact ON HOLD, but, again, we will not be able to ship until 9/23/19.
Thank you, Ron & Kana

ARTIFACT: This is a 1940's uniform patch for Northwest Airlines. Northwest had begun in 1926 as Northwest Airways but changed its name in 1933 to be allowed to carry air mail on a government-generated technicality. The patch is in a red, white and blue bull's-eye pattern and shows a golden wing reading U.S. AIR MAIL at its center.

VINTAGE: Circa 1940's.

SIZE: Approximately 2-15/16" in diameter.

MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Twill embroidered in cotton/silk threads.

ATTACHMENT: N/A.

MARKINGS: N/A.

ITEM NOTES: This is from an airline collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. ebay VAJX10 LADEX12/10

CONDITION: 8 (Excellent-): The patch shows light wear only.

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