Rare Ca. 1956 KPAR TV located in Abilene, Texas Sterling Lapel Pin
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Rare Ca. 1956 KPAR TV located in Abilene, Texas Sterling Lapel Pin

Code: mtvt50001ktt

$115.00


Product Description

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ARTIFACT: Rare circa 1956 KPAR TV sterling lapel pin in the form of an early television camera. KPAR, now KTXS-TV is located in Abilene, Texas and is an ABC Affiliate. It was originally a CBS affiliate located in Sweetwater, but by the 1970's had received so many citations from the FCC and subsequently lost most of its stations this led to the change in name and affiliation. The pin reads: "KPAR" along the top in black enamel lettering and beneath it reads "-TV TELEVISION" surrounded by black enamel.

VINTAGE: Circa 1956

SIZE: Approximately 3/4" x 7/16"

MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Enameled sterling

ATTACHMENT: Diagonal pin with drop in locking swivel catch

MARKINGS: "STERLING"

ITEM NOTES: This is from a television and entertainment collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. MEX16 LAAEX4/16

CONDITION: 7- (Very Fine-): The pin shows moderate wear, much of the plating and enamel details remain intact.

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