Great Late 1950's Allied Chemical Corporation Pilot Wing Type I in Sterling by Balfour
ARTIFACT: This is a great Allied Chemical Corporation pilot wing in sterling silver and robin's egg blue enamel by Balfour. Formed in 1920 as Allied Chemical and Dye Corporation, the New Jersey company changed its name to Allied Chemical Corporation in 1958.
VINTAGE: Circa late 1950's.
SIZE: About 3" in width by 9/16" in height.
MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Sterling silver and enamel.
ATTACHMENT: Two posts.
MARKINGS: LGB (Balfour) STERLING.
ITEM NOTES: This is from a large collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. ebay MHJX95 LBCEX
CONDITION: 8- (Very Fine - Excellent): The wing shows light wear and tarnish on its reverse.
GUARANTEE: As with all my artifacts, this piece is guaranteed to be original, as described.