Late 1960s Northwest Airlines Pilot Hat Badge 3rd Issue
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Late 1960s Northwest Airlines Pilot Hat Badge 3rd Issue

Code: airmw60003nw

$175.00

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.
Thank you, Ron & Kana

ARTIFACT: This is a pilot hat badge third issue from the late 1960s for Northwest Airlines. Northwest had begun in 1926 as Northwest Airways but changed its name in 1933 to be allowed to carry air mail. The badge is nicely detailed and there is a red, white and blue bull's-eye design at its center bearing a smaller, detachable wing.

VINTAGE: Circa late 1960s.

SIZE: Approximately 1-3/4" in diameter.

MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Plated brass with enamel.

ATTACHMENT: Single screw post with disc backing (wing is detachable from badge).

MARKINGS: N/A.

ITEM NOTES: This is from an airline collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. VEJX9/91 LAGEX3/11

CONDITION: 8+ (Excellent): The badge shows hardly any wear.

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