Early 1950s BOAC (British Overseas Airways Corp) Bullion Pilot Wing

Early 1950s BOAC (British Overseas Airways Corp) Bullion Pilot Wing

Code: airmfw40001boac


Product Description


We will be OUT OF THE OFFICE from February 10 through February 23 2020.

Thank you for visiting. We hope you will find some vintage artifacts of interest here, but please be advised that we are OUT OF THE OFFICE from Monday February 10th through Sunday February 23rd, and we will be UNABLE TO SHIP during that period. During this time we will be traveling to, and displaying at, the 2020 SHOW OF SHOWS. We will be returning to the office on Monday 24 February and will RESUME SHIPPING at that time.
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ARTIFACT: This is an early 1950s bullion pilot wing for the British Overseas Airways Corporation, which flew from 1939 until it merged with British European Airways to form British Airways in 1974. The wing shows a winged lion at its center against a blue crest with a golden crown above him.

VINTAGE: Circa early 1950s.

SIZE: Approximately 1-5/16" x 3-5/8"

MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Wool felt embroidered in bullion and cotton/silk threads with cotton backing.



ITEM NOTES: This is from an airline collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. ebay07/27/19 VEX10 LBEJX11/11

CONDITION: 8+ (Excellent): The wing shows extremely light wear only.

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