1950s British Overseas Airways Corporation (BOAC) 5 Years of Service Pin
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1950s British Overseas Airways Corporation (BOAC) 5 Years of Service Pin

Code: airmfi50004boac

$60.00

Product Description

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ARTIFACT: This is a circa 1950s five years of service lapel stud for British Overseas Airways Corporation, which flew from 1939 until it merged with BEA (British European Airways) to form British Airways (BA) in 1974. The stud shows the BOAC "Speedbird" in blue enamel flying over a number 5.

VINTAGE: Circa 1950s.

SIZE: Approximately 3/8" in height and 15/16" in width.

MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Gold-plated brass with enamel.

ATTACHMENT: Crescent-shaped lapel stud.

MARKINGS: J. R. GAUNT LONDON.

ITEM NOTES: This is from an airline collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. ebay VBJX10 LFJX12/10

CONDITION: 8- (Very Fine-Excellent): The stud shows a few small spots of light wear and tarnish.

GUARANTEE: As with all my items, this piece is guaranteed original.