Rare Ca. 1935-1937 Pan Am Airways (PAA) Co-Pilot Wing & Cap Badge
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Rare Ca. 1935-1937 Pan Am Airways (PAA) Co-Pilot Wing & Cap Badge

Code: airpw10066


SOLD!!! No Longer Available!

Product Description

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THANK YOU ALL Very Much for the Orders that came in while we were on the road, we are processing them as quickly as possible! We are Currently BACK IN THE OFFICE so NOW IS THE TIME TO BUY, as we are FULLY OPERATIONAL and ABLE TO SHIP until Further Notice, our Show Travel is over until January 2022 for The Porky Police & Fire Memorabilia Collectors Show in Claremont California on January 15th.

Thank you for visiting. We hope you will find some vintage artifacts to add to your collection here, NOW is an EXCELLENT TIME TO BUY, as we are IN THE OFFICE and ABLE TO SHIP, and the Holiday Season is not yet upon us.
Thank you, Ron & Kana

ARTIFACT: This is a rare circa 1935 to 1937 Pan American Airways (PAA) co-pilot wing and cap badge set. The wing is made of SOLID 10 karat gold and the badge gold plated brass. Both are clearly well preserved despite being worn. The wing is numbered 0167 on reverse.

VINTAGE: Circa 1935-1937.

SIZE: Wing: approximately 7/8" in height and 2-1/2" in width; cap badge: approximately 1-1/2" x 1-1/2".

MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Wing: Die-struck enameled 10K Gold, Hat Badge: enameled heavily gold plated (gold filled?) brass.

ATTACHMENT: Wing: horizontal pin with drop-in locking swivel catch; cap badge: single screw post with nut.

MARKINGS: Stamp on back of wing: 10K ??? B (for "Base" meaning "Wing only, exclusive of findings") LGB for the Balfour Company. Wing (engraved) numbered 0167. No markings on cap badge.

ITEM NOTES: This is from an airlines collection we will be listing over the next few months. ebay VFEJX09 LBHGEX hBHGEX1/15 SBHGEX2/15

CONDITION: 9 (Excellent): There is only very minor wear and light tarnishing, truly a wonderful example of this wing and hat badge.

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