Extremely Rare (1 of 2 known) US 14th AF 9th Signal Company CBI-Made DI Pin
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Extremely Rare (1 of 2 known) US 14th AF 9th Signal Company CBI-Made DI Pin

Code: afi20010sc

$1,500.00

Product Description

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ARTIFACT: This is an extremely rare (only one of two known) World War II United States Army 14th Air Force 9th Signal Company pin. The pin was made in the China-Burma-India theater and is shaped like a triangle with two thunderbolts and the roman numerals IX on it. This pin was identified by the late Jay Massaro.

VINTAGE: Circa World War II.

SIZE: 1-1/4" height and 7/8" width.

MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Nickel-plated brass with yellow, red and blue enamel.

ATTACHMENT: Vertical pin with safety pin-style catch.

MARKINGS: N/A.

ITEM NOTES: This is from a United States Army Air Force collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. VABEX10 LAEJJX

CONDITION: 6 (Fine+): Pin has light wear and tarnish on reverse.

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