Circa 1958-67 Continental Airlines/CASI (Cont. Air Services Inc.) 6th Issue Hat Badge
ARTIFACT: Continental Airlines / CASI (Continental Air Services Inc.) 6th Issue hat badge circa 1957. The bullion hat badge shows an eagle with spread wings in the center with a banner that reads: "CONTINENTAL" in embroidered bullion letters. The outer edge features a lovely wreath embellishment and shows two stars at the top center, above the eagle's head.
VINTAGE: Circa 1958-1967.
SIZE: Approximately 2-1/2" in diameter
MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Bullion embroidered black twill, black felt backing, brass post and screwback.
ATTACHMENT: Single post with screwback and stabilizer pins
ITEM NOTES: This is from an airlines collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. MDJX16 LDGEX8/16
CONDITION: 8 (Excellent-): The badge shows minor wear, bullion is lovely and nearly all intact, overall excellent condition.
GUARANTEE: As with all my artifacts, this piece is guaranteed to be original, as described.