Late 1940s Constellation Lapel Pin
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Late 1940s Constellation Lapel Pin

Code: airmi30003


SOLD!!! No Longer Available!

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ARTIFACT: This is a late 1940s 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 a Connie as seen obliquely from its side.

VINTAGE: Circa late 1940s.

SIZE: Approximately 5/16" in height and 7/8" in width.

MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Gold-plated brass.

ATTACHMENT: Single screw post with nut/disc backing.

MARKINGS: None.

ITEM NOTES: This is from an airlines collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. ebay RBEX94 LDIX7/11

CONDITION: 8- (Very Fine-Excellent): The pin shows some light wear and tarnish.

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