BEING RESEARCHED - "SAL" Enameled Tiger's Head Badge - NOT FOR SALE UNTIL IDed
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BEING RESEARCHED - "SAL" Enameled Tiger's Head Badge - NOT FOR SALE UNTIL IDed

Code: airmfw20001sal

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Product Description

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ARTIFACT: This is a World War II era badge for an unidentified airline, most likely a British one due to its Birmingham-based maker (Fattorini). The badge shows a tiger's head emblazoned on a wing and reads S.A.L. There is also a plain bar that would have shown an employee number or name.

VINTAGE: Circa World War II.

SIZE: About 1" diameter.

MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Plated brass with enamel.

ATTACHMENT: Horizontal pin with "C' catch.

MARKINGS: THOMAS FATTORINI LTD. REGENT ST. BIRMINGHAM.

ITEM NOTES: This is from an airlines collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. The item will not be sold until identified. VAJX04 LAAE?X3/10

CONDITION: 8+ (Excellent): The badge has very little wear and tarnish.

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