Beautiful Late 1920s Aeroplane Model Contest Medal from Fall River, Massachusetts Herald News
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Beautiful Late 1920s Aeroplane Model Contest Medal from Fall River, Massachusetts Herald News

Code: mca10019ma

$65.00


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ARTIFACT: This is a circa late 1920s aeroplane model contest medal awarded by the Fall River (Massachusetts) Herald News. The octagonal medallion in hand-engraved and shows a model in flight. It hangs from a navy blue ribbon and was made by Robbins Company of Attleboro, Massachusetts. The award-winner's name was not engraved upon reverse.

VINTAGE: Circa late 1920s.

SIZE: Approximately 3-1/16" in height and 1-9/16" in width.

MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Gilt brass, silk.

ATTACHMENT: Suspension loop, safety pin on ribbon.

MARKINGS: ROBBINS CO. ATTLEBORO.

ITEM NOTES: This is from a civil aviation related collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. REX13 LFEX10/13

CONDITION: 8- (Very Fine-Excellent): The medal has some small spots of light wear and tarnish only and the ribbon has some fraying near the top.

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