Rare Circa 1930 Air Corps Detachment, Bolling Field Jacket Patch
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Rare Circa 1930 Air Corps Detachment, Bolling Field Jacket Patch

Code: afsq10000acd

$895.00

Product Description

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OUT OF OFFICE: September 15 through September 22 2019.

Thank you for visiting. We hope you will find some vintage artifact of interest here, but please be advised that we are currently out of the office, at the legendary MAX Show (Last one in Pittsburgh!) returning on Monday September 23rd, and we will not be able to ship until then. Feel free to place an order, or email us to place an artifact ON HOLD, but, again, we will not be able to ship until 9/23/19.
Thank you, Ron & Kana

ARTIFACT: This is a rare circa 1930 jacket patch for the United States Air Corps Detachment, Bolling Field of the District of Columbia. Organized April 1, 1928, the detachment was the predecessor to the ill-fated 14th Bomb Squadron, which was later formed on March 1, 1935. The patch is round and bordered in a layer of felt, showing the dome of the Capitol Building against a blue background.

VINTAGE: Circa 1930.

SIZE: Approximately 4-3/8" in diameter.

MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Wool felt on felt embroidered in cotton/silk threads.

ATTACHMENT: None.

MARKINGS: None.

ITEM NOTES: This is from a United States Army Air Forces collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. ebay TRAJJX05 LHIEX2/12

CONDITION: 8- (Very Fine-Excellent): The patch shows some light wear only.

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