Late 1940s Constellation Lapel Pin in Sterling Silver
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Late 1940s Constellation Lapel Pin in Sterling Silver

Code: airmi30005

$49.00




Product Description

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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.

MARKINGS: SS.

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.