Beautiful Silver Ring for USAAF 86th Bomb Group, 12th AF Jeweler-Made in Italy
ARTIFACT: This is a beautiful World War II silver ring for the United States 86th Bomb Group, 12th Air Force. The group moved served in many spots around the European theatre and was awarded two Distinctive Unit Citations. The ring was jeweler-made in Italy and has initials engraved on the inside. The ring reads VIRTUS PERDURAT (Courage will endure).
VINTAGE: Circa World War II.
SIZE: Approximate size 9.
MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Silver.
ITEM NOTES: This is from a United States Army Air Forces collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. ebay VEJX11 LCDEX2/12
CONDITION: 7 (Very Fine): The ring has some areas of light to medium wear and a moderate tarnish.
GUARANTEE: As with all my artifacts, this piece is guaranteed to be original, as described.