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IDed! Rare 1929-31 Captain Wing Lignes Aériennes Farman SGTA (Société Générale de Transport Aérien)
ARTIFACT: This is a rare circa 1929-1931 pilot wing for Lignes Aerienne Farman (Farman Airlines), a French company that operated from 1919-1933 before it was absorbed into Air France. The wing is in a gorgeous Art Deco design with two mirrored capital Fs at center and a five-pointed star at top, all in beautiful red and metallic threads.
VINTAGE: Circa 1929-1931.
SIZE: Approximately 1-3/4" in height and 4-1/16" in width.
MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Wool felt with silk/cotton and bullion embroidery, paper backing.
ITEM NOTES: This is from an airlines collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. ebay VAJX12 LABJJX6/12
CONDITION: 8 (Excellent-): The wing has very light wear and tarnishing.