Large 1930s-WWII Era Pratt & Whitney Back Patch for Factory Flight Suit or Jacket
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Large 1930s-WWII Era Pratt & Whitney Back Patch for Factory Flight Suit or Jacket

Code: aco20002a


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Product Description

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ARTIFACT: This is a large Pratt & Whitney patch for the back of a factory flight suit or jacket. Pratt & Whitney was founded in 1860 in Hartford, Connecticut. Before becoming an aviation company. one of their earliest products was guns for use during the Civil War. The patch dates from the 1930s through World War II era. It shows an eagle in flight and reads PRATT & WHITNEY U.S.A. DEPENDABLE ENGINES.

VINTAGE: Circa 1930s-World War II.

SIZE: Approximately 8-7/8 in height and 9-1/4 in width.

CONSTRUCTION/MATERIALS: Brushed twill embroidered in cotton/silk threads.

ATTACHMENT: None.

MARKINGS: None.

ITEM NOTES: This is from an aviation company collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. VEJX12 LABEX2/12 SABEX01/17

CONDITION: 6+ (Fine-Very Fine): The patch shows some light to medium wear and has a few small stains on the front.

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