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WWI Austrian Aviation Troops, K. uK. LUFTFAHRTRUPPE Patriotic Hat Pin.
ARTIFACT: This is a Rare, World War I Austrian "Aviation Troops" patriotic hat pin in gilt and silvered bronze. Stick pin shows an eagle facing the viewer's right above a propeller at reads: K.u.K. LUFT - FAHRTRUPPE. As worn on officer's shako Helmet.
VINTAGE: Circa WWI.
SIZE: Approximately Total: 1 3/16" in width x 2-7/16" in height Badge: 1 3/16" in width x 1-1/4" in height
MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Gilt and silvered bronze.
ATTACHMENT: Stick pin
ITEM NOTES: This is from a collection of German Militaria which we will be listing more of over the next few months. PAGEX20 LFGEX03/30/20
CONDITION: 8 (Excellent+): Stick pin shows minor to moderate wear, most of the gilt and silver remain intact, overall it si in excellent condition.