Rare 1930's Maine Land Stages Bus Driver Hat Badge
ARTIFACT: Rare, 1930's Maine Land Stages bus driver hat badge. The badge is topped with a spread winged eagle with a bowed head and scroll in its beak. The center shows a nicely detailed, raised Seal of the State of Maine and the shield shaped badge reads: "MAINE ??? LAND STAGES, INC." and there is a letter "G" at the very base.
VINTAGE: Circa 1930's
SIZE: Approximately 2-1/4" x 1-3/4"
MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Gilt brass
ATTACHMENT: Single post with screwback and stabilizer pin
ITEM NOTES: This is from a Bus and Taxi collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. ebay11/26/19 MDEX05 LCIEX2/16
CONDITION: 7- (Very Fine-): The badge shows minor to moderate wear, some of the gilt details remain intact.
GUARANTEE: As with all my artifacts, this piece is guaranteed to be original, as described.