Beautiful Early WWII USAAF 13th Air Corps Ferrying Sq., Air Transport Command Jacket Patch
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Beautiful Early WWII USAAF 13th Air Corps Ferrying Sq., Air Transport Command Jacket Patch

Code: afsq20013afs

$675.00

Product Description

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ARTIFACT: Beautiful early WWII United States Army Air Forces 13th Air Corps Ferrying Squadron, Air Transport Command jacket patch made in the United States. The patch depicts cartoon Baby Mercury shooting an aircraft across the Atlantic using a bow. He is wearing a green combat helmet with wings and sits with his tally sheet in white and blue detail.

VINTAGE: Circa early WWII

SIZE: Approximately 5-1/4"e; in diameter

MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Embroidered wool, cotton/silk/polyester thread, gauze backing.

ATTACHMENT: N/A

MARKINGS: None.

ITEM NOTES: This is from a USAAF collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. VAJJX06 LFGEX10/16

CONDITION: 8+ (Excellent): The patch shows minor wear and soiling, the colors remain bright, overall excellent condition.

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