Beautiful, Extremely Rare (Only 6 Known) WWI USAS Pilot Wing in Sterling & 14K
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ARTIFACT: This is a beautiful example of an extremely rare World War I United States Air Service pilot wing. The wing is one of only five known, but of only three known with this configuration of findings and markings on the reverse. It is in sterling silver with a 14 karat gold "US" upon its crest.
VINTAGE: Circa World War I.
SIZE: Approximately 7/8" in height and 3-1/16" in width.
MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Sterling silver with 14 karat gold.
ATTACHMENT: Horizontal pin with drop-in locking swivel catch.
ITEM NOTES: This is from a United States Army Air Forces collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. MAEJJX11 LCEJJX8/11
CONDITION: 7 (Very Fine): The wing shows some small areas of light to medium wear and moderate tarnishing.
GUARANTEE: As with all my artifacts, this piece is guaranteed to be original, as described.