Early WWII UK-Made USAAF 8th AF "Clipped Wing" Shoulder Patch Thin Thread Embroidery
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Early WWII UK-Made USAAF 8th AF "Clipped Wing" Shoulder Patch Thin Thread Embroidery

Code: afp20008af4

$70.00

Product Description

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We are IN THE OFFICE from February 24 through March 13 2020, but will have LIMITED SHIPPING ABILITIES during that time.

Thank you for visiting. We hope you will find some vintage artifacts of interest here, but please be advised that we will have LIMITED SHIPPING ABILITIES in the coming weeks: We ARE in THE OFFICE from Monday 24 February through Friday 13 March, BETWEEN attending this year's SHOW OF SHOWS in Louisville, KY, and the BALTIMORE ANTIQUE ARMS SHOW in Timonium, MD, BUT we will have LIMITED SHIPPING ABILITIES during this period, as SOME of our Merchandise is Currently in Lock-Down in Louisville. If you place an order we will alert you IMMEDIATELY if there will be a DELAY in SHIPPING. We will be returning to the office on Monday 30 March and will RESUME Normal SHIPPING at that time.
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ARTIFACT: This is an early World War II "clipped wing" shoulder patch for the United States 8th Air Force. It is English-made and embroidered in thin threads. It shows the number 8 with two shortened golden wings supporting a star.

VINTAGE: Circa early World War II.

SIZE: Approximately 2-1/4" in height and 2-3/8" in width.

MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Wool felt embroidered in cotton/silk threads.

ATTACHMENT: None.

MARKINGS: None.

ITEM NOTES: This is from a United States Army Air Forces collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. TRAJX12 LGJX11/12

CONDITION: 7+ (Very Fine+): The patch shows some light to medium wear.

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