Extremely Rare Goodyear Airship Pilot Hat Badge in Sterling by Whitehead & Hoag
ARTIFACT: This is an extremely rare Goodyear airship pilot hat badge in sterling silver made by Whitehead & Hoag. The badge is a pair of spread wings with a diamond-shaped lozenge at center displaying a blue and yellow flag.
VINTAGE: Circa 1930's -early 1940's.
SIZE: 2" height and 2" width.
MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Gilt sterling with blue and yellow enamel.
ATTACHMENT: Two screw posts with disc backings.
MARKINGS: STERLING with Circled WH Whitehead & Hoag maker's mark.
ITEM NOTES: This is from a Civil Aviation & Airship collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. 1@CON-RLB-MDJX05/94 1@TRGEX94 LBBJJX 4/10
CONDITION: 8 (Excellent-): Badge shows light wear and has a handsome tarnish.
GUARANTEE: As with all my artifacts, this piece is guaranteed to be original, as described.