Ca. 1930 US Air Corps 6th Bomb Group DI. Early Pinback, No Maker.
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ARTIFACT: Very nice, circa 1930 United States Air Corps 6th Bomb Group Distinctive Insignia. This example is a right-facing swashbuckler with a skull and crossbones tattooed on his chest and a banner beneath him that reads: "PARATI DEFEFENDERE" or "Ready to Defend." and shows the US Air Corps symbol, a white star with a red center, against a blue background. The reverse features a pinback with no maker.
VINTAGE: Circa 1930
SIZE: Approximately 1" x 1-1/2"
MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Enameled, gilt brass
ATTACHMENT: Vertical pin with drop in locking swivel catch
ITEM NOTES: This is from a US Air Corps collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. VBEX05 LBBEX2/16 SAEJX10/16
CONDITION: 8- (Very Fine—Excellent): The DI shows minor to moderate wear, some verdigris on reverse, much of the enamel details remain intact, overall excellent condition.
GUARANTEE: As with all my artifacts, this piece is guaranteed to be original, as described.