Extremely Rare WWI US Air Service 825th Aero Squadron Badge Made in France of Enameled Silver
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Extremely Rare WWI US Air Service 825th Aero Squadron Badge Made in France of Enameled Silver

Code: 0t54afia00008clk


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Product Description

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OUT OF OFFICE: September 15 through September 22 2019.

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Thank you, Ron & Kana

ARTIFACT: This is an extremely rare World War I US Air Service 825th Squadron badge. The badge was made in France from enameled silver. It has an eagle holding a clock in its talons. The clock has roman numerals on it and it appears to read the time 8:25, signifying the 825th Squadron this belongs to.

VINTAGE: Circa WWI

SIZE: Size: 1-1/4" x 3/4

MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Enameled Silver

ATTACHMENT: Diagonal pin with over-under catch

MARKINGS: "I. II. III. IV. V. VI. VII. VIII. IX. X. XI. XII."

ITEM NOTES: This is from a US Air Service collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. TRVAABEX TRAJJX17 LBBGEX5/17 SBBJJX07/17

CONDITION: 8+ (Excellent): The enamel is damaged on the left wing. The patina on the reverse is wonderful.

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