Late 1940s-Early 1950s Sterling California Eastern Airways Inc. Lapel Pin
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Late 1940s-Early 1950s Sterling California Eastern Airways Inc. Lapel Pin

Code: airmi40000cea

$145.00

Product Description

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OUT OF OFFICE: September 15 through September 22 2019.

Thank you for visiting. We hope you will find some vintage artifact of interest here, but please be advised that we are currently out of the office, at the legendary MAX Show (Last one in Pittsburgh!) returning on Monday September 23rd, and we will not be able to ship until then. Feel free to place an order, or email us to place an artifact ON HOLD, but, again, we will not be able to ship until 9/23/19.
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ARTIFACT: This is a sterling silver lapel pin for California Eastern Airways Inc., a company that acted as behind-the-scenes aviation and logistics support for the Department of Defense. In 1962 the company became Dynalectron, performing extensively in Vietnam. The pin is enameled in white and two shades of blue and shows a plane crossing the globe.

VINTAGE: Circa late 1940s-early 1950s.

SIZE: Approximately 5/8" diameter.

MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Sterling silver with enamel, brass nut.

ATTACHMENT: Single screw post with disc backing.

MARKINGS: STER.

ITEM NOTES: This is from an airlines collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. ebay07/16/19 RCCV98 LHEX11/10 SLADEX3/11

CONDITION: 8 (Excellent-): Pin has very light wear and moderate tarnishing on reverse.

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