Circa 1917 WWI US Air Service Officer Collar Insignia with Riveted Construction
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Circa 1917 WWI US Air Service Officer Collar Insignia with Riveted Construction

Code: afia00006a

$345.00

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 circa 1917 United States Air Service officer collar insignia in a beautiful riveted construction. The design of the insignia is a small wing at the center of a torch and two crossed flags. This design was the earliest of the three WWI officer collar insignia designs.

VINTAGE: Circa 1917 (World War I).

SIZE: Approximately 1-1/16"e; in height and 1-3/16" in width.

MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Bronze.

ATTACHMENT: Horizontal pin with C catch, rivets.

MARKINGS: None.

ITEM NOTES: This is from a WWI United States Air Service collar insignia collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. VEJX06 LCDEX4/14

CONDITION: 7+ (Very Fine+): The insignia has some light wear.

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