Great 1943 - 44 Indian Made Bullion 14th Air Force Patch. Wild Variant
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Great 1943 - 44 Indian Made Bullion 14th Air Force Patch. Wild Variant

Code: afp20014wvp-CON


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Product Description

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ARTIFACT: Great circa 1943 – 1944 Indian made bullion 14th Air Force patch. This example is a wild variant showing a stylized winged tiger and a bullion five point star with a red center. Red and black embroidered thread accent the stripe, eyes, and claws of the tiger. The patch is a lighter blue with a nice bullion border and canvas backing.

VINTAGE: Circa 1943 – 1944

SIZE: Approximately 3" in diameter

MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Bullion embroidered treated canvas, stiffener, cotton/polyester/silk thread, canvas backing

ATTACHMENT: N/A

MARKINGS: None.

ITEM NOTES: This is from a USAAF collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. CON-EDK-25-16 LCIEX8/16 SCHEX9/16

CONDITION: 6+ (Fine—Very Fine): The patch shows minor to moderate wear, a small spot of the fabric has worn away and shows the stiffener beneath, nearly all the bullion and thread details remain intact with overall handsome patina.

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