Beautiful, Scarce WWII CPT (Civilian Pilot Training) Instructor Lapel Wing
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Beautiful, Scarce WWII CPT (Civilian Pilot Training) Instructor Lapel Wing

Code: afi20009cpt

$115.00

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: Beautiful, scarce WWII Civilian Pilot Training (CPT) Instructor lapel wing. The center features a winged, blue enameled shield that reads: "CPT". The Civilian Pilot Training program grew out of a desire for preparedness that evolved later into the War Training Service after the attack on Pearl Harbor.

VINTAGE: Circa WWII

SIZE: Approximately 15/16" x 1/4"e;

MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Enameled gilt brass

ATTACHMENT: Horizontal pin with a drop in swivel locking catch.

MARKINGS: None.

ITEM NOTES: This is from an aviation collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. VAJX11 LAAEX1/16

CONDITION: 7+ (Very Fine+): The instructor lapel shows minor to moderate wear to the enamel, overall very fine condition.

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