GREETINGS from The FLYING TIGER Antiques & Vintage Historical Artifacts!!!
As of today, Thursday, 23 March, Kanae is IN THE OFFICE,
I will be joining her shortly, by Monday 27 March.
What does that mean? Well, there MAY be a delay in shipping,
especially of Military Artifacts, and some Police & Fire Badges
As many of those pieces on the site were with me on the trip to Louisville & Baltimore!
So, hang tight for a few more days, as there may be a delay until 3/27 to get your order shipped if the ordered artifact is with me on the road!!
Meanwhile, Kanae will be LISTING NEW ARTIFACTS DAILY,
And shipping what she can, through the foreseeable future!
Thank you for visiting. We hope you will find some vintage artifacts here to add to your collection!!
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Happy Collecting, Ron & Kanae
This is a circa early 1940s Passenger Service agent badge for Avianca. Avianca, which stood for Aerov??as Nacionales de Colombia S.A. (National Airways of Colombia), became affiliated with Pan American Airways (PAA) in the early 1940s. The badge reads "Svc. Pasajeros". The airline is now known as Airways of the American Continent.
Circa early 1940s.
About 2" in width by 1-1/4" in height.
MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION:
Gold-plated brass with enamel accent.
Horizontal pin with C catch.
No official markings but SILVIA is scratched into back (may not be visible in image below).
This is from an airline collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. ebay RONCEX1199 LDGEX
8+ (Excellent): The badge has very minor wear.
GUARANTEE: As with all my artifacts, this piece is guaranteed to be original, as described.