Late 1940s Constellation Lapel Pin in Sterling Silver

Late 1940s Constellation Lapel Pin in Sterling Silver

Code: airmi30005


Product Description


THANK YOU ALL Very Much for the Orders that came in while we were on the road, we are processing them as quickly as possible! We are Currently BACK IN THE OFFICE so NOW IS THE TIME TO BUY, as we are FULLY OPERATIONAL and ABLE TO SHIP until Further Notice, our Show Travel is over until January 2022 for The Porky Police & Fire Memorabilia Collectors Show in Claremont California on January 15th.

Thank you for visiting. We hope you will find some vintage artifacts to add to your collection here, NOW is an EXCELLENT TIME TO BUY, as we are IN THE OFFICE and ABLE TO SHIP, and the Holiday Season is not yet upon us.
Thank you, Ron & Kana

ARTIFACT: This is a late 1940s sterling silver lapel pin in the shape of a Constellation aircraft. The "Connie", as the Lockheed product was nicknamed, was produced from 1943 through 1958. Largely billed as a civilian aircraft, the Constellation also participated in the Berlin Airlift and transported President Eisenhower. The pin is an aerial shot of the Connie.

VINTAGE: Circa late 1940s.

SIZE: Approximately 3/8" x 9/16"

MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Sterling silver, plated brass backing.

ATTACHMENT: Single screw post with disc backing.


ITEM NOTES: This is from an airlines collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. ebay07/16/19 VA/EL98 LDIX7/11

CONDITION: 7+ (Very Fine+): The pin shows some light to medium wear and tarnish.

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