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Great ca. 1944 USAAF 460th Bomb Group Souvenir Scarf of Parachute Silk, Emb. With the Unit's Patch
This is a nice 1944 USAAF Airman souvenir scarf made of parachute silk. It's embroidered in silk thread and has the 460th Bomb Company Panther Patch pattern. This scarf was dated in July 1944 and presented to William A. Ingram, from Capri.
VINTAGE: Circa 1942's.
SIZE: Approximately 46" x 11(Tigersight),18"(signature sight)
MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Parachute silk and embroidered in silk thread
MARKINGS: "CAPRI JULY 1944. WILLIAM A. INGRAM.
ITEM NOTES: This is from a USAAF collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. VAJJX17 LGIEX07/08/19
CONDITION: 8 (Excellent-): These scarf looks lovely, with little to light wear. The red around the panther has bled into the silk surrounding..