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


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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.