Nice 1930's - WWII Curtiss-Wright Institute of Aeronautics Graduate Lapel Wing by Entenmann
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Nice 1930's - WWII Curtiss-Wright Institute of Aeronautics Graduate Lapel Wing by Entenmann

Code: 0t77aco20004wia

$60.00

Product Description

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ARTIFACT: This is a great enameled graduation lapel wing for the Curtiss-Wright Technical Institute of Aeronautics. Established in 1929, the California school provided air crew mechanic training during World War II. The wing is by Entenmann and reads "e;Alis et Animo"e; (With Speed and Courage).

VINTAGE: Circa 1930's – World War II.

SIZE: Approximately 3/8" in height and 1-3/8" in width.

MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Gilt brass, enamel.

ATTACHMENT: Single screw post with disc backing.

MARKINGS: "e;ENTENMANN"e;.

ITEM NOTES: This is from an aviation company collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. VEX12 LFJX12/16

CONDITION: 8- (Very Fine-Excellent): The wing shows minor wear, nearly all of the enameled and gilt details remain intact, overall excellent condition.

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