Rare Circa 1939-1940 Numbered British Overseas Airways Corp. (BOAC) Employee ID Badge
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Rare Circa 1939-1940 Numbered British Overseas Airways Corp. (BOAC) Employee ID Badge

Code: airmfw20003boac

$1,100.00

Product Description

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ARTIFACT: This is a rare circa 1939-1940 numbered employee ID badge for British Overseas Airways Corporation, which flew from 1939 until it merged with BEA to form British Airways in 1974. The badge is bordered in red and white and shows the BOAC "Speedbird" in gold against a field of blue.

VINTAGE: Circa 1939-1940.

SIZE: Approximately 1-1/4" in diameter.

MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Gold-plated brass with enamel.

ATTACHMENT: Horizontal British kick pin with "C" catch.

MARKINGS: 3050 THOMAS PATTORINI LTD. REGENT 32 BIRMINGHAM.

ITEM NOTES: This is from a foreign airline collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. VEJX10 LAAJJX12/10

CONDITION: 8- (Very Fine-Excellent): The badge shows a few small spots of light wear and tarnish.

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