Extremely Rare Early Ca 1950 Cuban Seccion de Motocicletas Policia Nacional Wing Badge
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Extremely Rare Early Ca 1950 Cuban Seccion de Motocicletas Policia Nacional Wing Badge

Code: 0t73pdgotf50000spm

$1,075.00

Product Description

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OUT OF OFFICE: September 15 through September 22 2019.

Thank you for visiting. We hope you will find some vintage artifact of interest here, but please be advised that we are currently out of the office, at the legendary MAX Show (Last one in Pittsburgh!) returning on Monday September 23rd, and we will not be able to ship until then. Feel free to place an order, or email us to place an artifact ON HOLD, but, again, we will not be able to ship until 9/23/19.
Thank you, Ron & Kana

ARTIFACT: Ca. 1950 Cuban National Police, Motorcycle section "badge" (wing??) in sterling silver with a Harley on it! The center depicts a nicely detailed motorcycle with two red enameled bolts rising from the gas tank or seat area and the outer enameled ring reads: "SECCION DE MOTOCICLETAS POLICIA NACIONAL". The badge appears to be made in Cuba, but the word "CUBA" is covered by the pin hinge – the reverse reads: "ANTIGUA VILARDEBO Y RIERA" (RIERA obscured), "HECHO en CUBA" (CUBA obscured)

VINTAGE: Circa 1950

SIZE: Approximately 2-1/4" x 15/16"

MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Nickel plated brass, enamel, sterling or coin silver

ATTACHMENT: Vertical kick pin with drop in locking catch

MARKINGS: "ANTIGUA VILARDEBO Y RIERA (RIERA obscured) HECHO en CUBA (CUBA obscured)"

ITEM NOTES: This is from a foreign police and law enforcement collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. TRVEJJX TRAJJX16 LAJGEX1/17

CONDITION: 7- (Very Fine-): The badge shows moderate wear, some of the enamel details remain intact, overall very fine condition.

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