Late 1960s United Airlines "100,000 Mile" Club Tie Bar
ARTIFACT: This is a gold-filled late 1960s tie bar by Morgan's for United Airlines' "100,000 Mile" Club, arguably the first frequent flyer club. The clip shows a supersonic aircraft circling a globe.
VINTAGE: Circa late 1960s.
SIZE: Approximately 1/2" in height and 1-11/16" in length.
MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: 1/10 10 karat gold-filled.
MARKINGS: 1/20 (partially obscured) and MORGAN'S 1/10 10K on back of bar; MORGAN'S on clip.
ITEM NOTES: This is from an airlines collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. RONVAJX7/98 LGEX6/11
CONDITION: 8- (Very Fine-Excellent): The bar shows some very light abrasions and small spots of wear, mostly on reverse
GUARANTEE: As with all my artifacts, this piece is guaranteed to be original, as described.