Circa 1959-1967 Continental Air Services Inc. (CASI) 1st Officer Wing in Bullion Early Pin-Back
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Circa 1959-1967 Continental Air Services Inc. (CASI) 1st Officer Wing in Bullion Early Pin-Back

Code: aircw60003

$495.00

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.
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ARTIFACT: This is a circa 1959-1967 1st officer wing for Continental Air Services Inc. (CASI). CASI was begun in 1965 as a line strictly for United States governmental business in southeast Asia. The wing has the Continental logo in silver and gold at its center and is embroidered in gold bullion threads.

VINTAGE: Circa 1959-1967.

SIZE: Approximately 1" in height and 3-5/16" in width.

MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Silk-wrapped cardboard embroidered with bullion and cotton/silk threads, gilt and nickel-plated brass, wool backing.

ATTACHMENT: Horizontal pin with come-under locking swivel catch.

MARKINGS: None.

ITEM NOTES: This is from an airline collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. VBJJX12 LDIEX8/12

CONDITION: 8- (Very Fine-Excellent): The wing shows only light wear and tarnish.

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