Early 1970s TDA Toa Domestic Airlines (Japan) Insignia & ID Badge Grouping Lot
Processing...

Early 1970s TDA Toa Domestic Airlines (Japan) Insignia & ID Badge Grouping Lot

Code: airmfi70011tda

$345.00


Product Description

•••••

Greetings from The FLYING TIGER Antiques & Vintage Historical Artifacts!!!
As of today, Tuesday, 29 November, we are IN THE OFFICE for the foreseeable future,
and busily packing all of the orders you wonderful clients placed over the Thanksgiving Weekend!!!
We will be SHIPPING every day, But NOT LISTING until Tuesday December 6th!!
We will be using this time to get organized and price up the wonderful artifacts we've found in recent weeks!!


Thank you for visiting. We hope you will find some vintage artifacts here, to add to your collection, and
NOW is an EXCELLENT TIME TO BUY, as we will be ABLE TO SHIP DAILY through the entire Holiday Season!
If funding your order from a Bank that offers ZELLE, ASK ABOUT OUR ZELLE DISCOUNT!
If funding with a Credit Card, we prefer that you DO NOT USE the PAYPAL option: click past the first page of your order,
ignoring the PayPal buttons on top, and on the SHIPPING Page, Choose the CREDIT CARD Option in the PAYMENT-PLEASE CHOOSE Section.
Happy Collecting, and Happy Holidays, Ron & Kanae

ARTIFACT: This is a circa 1970s insignia lot from Toa Domestic Airlines (TDA), a Japanese company that resulted from a merger in 1971 and then changed its name to Japan Air System in 1988. The lot includes two bullion wings, a pin, two name tags, two name plates and four bullion shoulder tabs. The wings each show two sidewise gulls at the center of a laurel wreath. These items belonged to a D. Michaelis, whose name is listed in both English and Japanese on the name tags and plates. We also have a captian's hat that was owned by Michaelis for sale separately: please see link at the bottom of this page for information

VINTAGE: Circa early 1970s.

SIZE: Wings: approximately 1-1/16" height and 3-15/16" width; tabs: approximately 1-3/4" in height and 2-5/16" in width; name tags: approximately 13/16" in height and 1-13/16" in width; name plates: approximately 15/16" in height and 4-11/16" in length.

MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Wings: wool embroidered in bullion threads with paper backing; tabs: cotton with bullion tape; name tags and plates: plastic (tags have metal fasteners and printed paper inserts).

ATTACHMENT: Name tags: one has horizontal safety pin and one has clip.

MARKINGS: N/A.

ITEM NOTES: This is from an airline collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. ebay VBEX05 LCDEX12/10

CONDITION: 8- (Very Fine-Excellent): Items are in various conditions but overall are very fine. The wings have moderate tarnish on the bullion and some loose threads and the tabs have light tarnish on tape.

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