Nice Late 1930's - Early WWII US Air Corps 6th Bomb Group Left-Facing DI by Meyer
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Nice Late 1930's - Early WWII US Air Corps 6th Bomb Group Left-Facing DI by Meyer

Code: afi20118med

$175.00

Product Description

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ARTIFACT: Very nice, late 1930's – early WWII United States Air Corps 6th Bomb Group Distinctive Insignia. This example is a left-facing swashbuckler with a skull and crossbones tattooed on his chest and a banner beneath him that reads: "PARATI DEFEFENDERE" or "Ready to Defend." and shows the US Air Corps symbol, a white star with a red center, against a blue background. The reverse features a pinback and reads: "S. MEYER INC. NEW YORK".

VINTAGE: Circa late 1930's – early WWII

SIZE: Approximately 1" x 1-1/2"

MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Enameled, gilt brass

ATTACHMENT: Vertical pin with drop in locking swivel catch

MARKINGS: "S. MEYER INC. NEW YORK"

ITEM NOTES: This is from a US Air Corps collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. VEJX03 LAGEX2/16

CONDITION: 8+ (Excellent): The DI shows minor to moderate wear, much of the enamel details remain intact, overall excellent condition.

GUARANTEE: As with all my items, this piece is guaranteed original.