Rare, Early 1960's Flying Tiger Line 15 Year Service Pin in 10K Gold with Emerald by Balfour
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Rare, Early 1960's Flying Tiger Line 15 Year Service Pin in 10K Gold with Emerald by Balfour

Code: airfti60000tsp

$235.00

Product Description

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ARTIFACT: Rare early 1960's Flying Tiger Line 15 year service pin in 10K gold by Balfour. The service pin shows the airline's emblem, the nose of a stylized Flying Tiger aircraft with a small faceted emerald stone in its 'mouth'. Across the top it reads: "15 YEARS" in gold against red, enamel banner and along the bottom reads: "FLYING TIGER LINE". The reverse shows a nice maker's mark that reads: "LGB 10K"

VINTAGE: Circa early 1960's

SIZE: Approximately 11/16" x 1/2"

MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: 10K gold, enamel, green faceted stone

ATTACHMENT: Single post with screwback

MARKINGS: "LGB 10K"

ITEM NOTES: This is from an Airlines collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. VGEX16 LBCEX7/16

CONDITION: 8 (Excellent-): The service pin shows minor to moderate wear, much of the enamel and gold details remain intact, overall excellent condition.

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