GUARANTEE: As with all my artifacts, this piece is guaranteed to be original, as described.
Circa Early 1940s TWA (Trans World Airlines) Hostess Wing 4th Issue in Gilt Brass
ARTIFACT: This is a circa early 1940s TWA (Trans World Airways) hostess wing 4th issue in gilt brass. Transcontinental & Western Airlines became Trans World Airlines in late 1945. This wing was also worn both as a hat badge and breast badge.
VINTAGE: Circa 1940s.
SIZE: About 1-15/16" in width by 1-1/16" in height.
MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Gilt brass with enamel detail.
ATTACHMENT: Horizontal pin with a "drop-in" locking catch.
ITEM NOTES: This is from a large collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. MBIB/HGX300 LFGEX
CONDITION: 9 (Excellent-Near Mint): Little to no wear.