Rare Early 1950s TWA Agent Badge, 2nd Type in Sterling by Balfour

Rare Early 1950s TWA Agent Badge, 2nd Type in Sterling by Balfour

Code: airtww40002ag


Product Description


We will be OUT OF THE OFFICE from February 10 through February 23 2020.

Thank you for visiting. We hope you will find some vintage artifacts of interest here, but please be advised that we are OUT OF THE OFFICE from Monday February 10th through Sunday February 23rd, and we will be UNABLE TO SHIP during that period. During this time we will be traveling to, and displaying at, the 2020 SHOW OF SHOWS. We will be returning to the office on Monday 24 February and will RESUME SHIPPING at that time.
Thank you, Ron & Kana

ARTIFACT: This is a rare circa early 1950s agent badge, 2nd type for TWA (Trans World Airlines). This badge is in enameled sterling silver and was made by Balfour. The 2nd type badge does not have an arrow beneath the lettering.

VINTAGE: Circa early 1950s.

SIZE: Approximately 1/2" in height and 1-5/8" in width.

MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Enameled sterling silver.

ATTACHMENT: Horizontal pin with come-under locking swivel catch.

MARKINGS: LGB (Balfour maker mark) STERLING.

ITEM NOTES: This is from a domestic airline badge collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. VAJJP14 LCDEX6/14

CONDITION: 8- (Very Fine-Excellent): The badge has little wear and minor tarnish.

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