Just Pre-WWII (Sept. 1941) Wright Aero Employee Association (WAEA) Member Dues Celluloid Pin
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Just Pre-WWII (Sept. 1941) Wright Aero Employee Association (WAEA) Member Dues Celluloid Pin

Code: aco20020wa

$45.00

Product Description

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ARTIFACT: This is a pre-World War II Wright Aero Corporation member dues celluloid pin from September 1941. Wright Aero was the aircraft engine manufacturing division of the Curtiss-Wright Corporation. The pin is by Bastian Brothers of Rochester, New York.

VINTAGE: Circa September 1941 (just before World War II).

SIZE: Approximately 1 in diameter.

CONSTRUCTION/MATERIALS: Celluloid-wrapped tin.

ATTACHMENT: Horizontal pin with U-shaped catch.

MARKINGS: BASTIAN BROS. CO. ROCHESTER N.Y. on edge; B.B. Co. ROCH. N.Y. on reverse; union marks.

ITEM NOTES: This is from a WWII aviation company collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. ebay VAX13 LDEX11/13

CONDITION: 6 (Fine+): The pin has some areas of foxing and some moderate oxidation to the reverse only.

GUARANTEE: As with all my items, this piece is guaranteed original.