Beautiful WWII Claiborne Flight Academy Badge in Sterling Silver Echeverria Field in Wickenburg, AZ
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Beautiful WWII Claiborne Flight Academy Badge in Sterling Silver Echeverria Field in Wickenburg, AZ

Code: 0t53afi20001ech

$275.00

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: This is a beautiful World War II Claiborne Flight Academy badge made in gilt and enameled sterling silver. This is part of the US Army Air Force (USAAF) 37th Flying Training Wing, which was operated from Echeverria Field in Wickenburg, Arizona. The field was a AAF Contract Pilot School, that opened up in October 1941 and closed in April 1944. This pin came with Viking & Central Air Lines wings, etc., and C. C. Moseley Wing

VINTAGE: Circa WWII

SIZE: Size: 3/4" x 1

MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Gilt and Enameled Sterling Silver.

ATTACHMENT: Screwback pins

MARKINGS: "CLAIBORNE FLIGHT ACADEMY. STERLING."

ITEM NOTES: This is from a Flight School Badge collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. VHJX17 LBGEX6/17

CONDITION: 8+ (Excellent): This badge is in Excellent condition, with minor enamel damage and great patina.

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