Circa 1968 Air West Pilot Hat Badge by Balfour in Rhodium-Plated Sterling
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Circa 1968 Air West Pilot Hat Badge by Balfour in Rhodium-Plated Sterling

Code: airmw60001aw

$245.00

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 1968 pilot hat badge by Balfour for Air West. Three companies merged in early 1968 to form Air West, and two years later it became Hughes Airwest thanks to Howard Hughes. The badge is in rhodium-plated sterling silver.

VINTAGE: Circa 1968.

SIZE: Approximately 1-1/2" x 3-1/4"

MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Rhodium-plated sterling silver.

ATTACHMENT: Single screw post with disc backing, two stabilization posts.

MARKINGS: Balfour mark, STERLING.

ITEM NOTES: This is from an airline collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. ebay06/04/19 VEJX12 LBDEX8/12

CONDITION: 8 (Excellent-): The wing shows little wear.

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