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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We are IN THE OFFICE from February 24 through March 13 2020, but will have LIMITED SHIPPING ABILITIES during that time.

Thank you for visiting. We hope you will find some vintage artifacts of interest here, but please be advised that we will have LIMITED SHIPPING ABILITIES in the coming weeks: We ARE in THE OFFICE from Monday 24 February through Friday 13 March, BETWEEN attending this year's SHOW OF SHOWS in Louisville, KY, and the BALTIMORE ANTIQUE ARMS SHOW in Timonium, MD, BUT we will have LIMITED SHIPPING ABILITIES during this period, as SOME of our Merchandise is Currently in Lock-Down in Louisville. If you place an order we will alert you IMMEDIATELY if there will be a DELAY in SHIPPING. We will be returning to the office on Monday 30 March and will RESUME Normal SHIPPING at that time.
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.