Rare 1950s Delta, Chicago & Southern (Delta C&S) Stewardess Hat with Badge
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Rare 1950s Delta, Chicago & Southern (Delta C&S) Stewardess Hat with Badge

Code: z99airdw90000cso


SOLD!!! No Longer Available!

Product Description

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ARTIFACT: This is a rare stewardess hat with badge from Delta, Chicago & Southern (Delta C&S). Chicago & Southern Air Lines merged with Delta in 1953, and operated under the name Delta C&S for two years. The hat is toffee-colored cotton with ribbing on top and the badge is a gold-plated brass wing with red enamel. The hat is stuffed with tissue to retain its shape and may be seen poking out a bit in a few of the photos.

VINTAGE: Circa 1953-1955.

SIZE: Small size (no tag): approximately 7-1/2" length, 4" width and 1-15/16" height.

MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Cotton, silk liner, gold-plated brass, enamel.

ATTACHMENT: Horizontal come-under locking swivel catch on badge.

MARKINGS: N/A.

ITEM NOTES: This is from an airlines collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. 3RONCEJX96 VHEJX10/10 SHEJX7/12

CONDITION: 8+ (Excellent): Hat and badge are both virtually unused.

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