Rare Late 1940s - Early 1950s Aer Lingus Cap Badge

Rare Late 1940s - Early 1950s Aer Lingus Cap Badge

Code: airmfw30002aer


Product Description


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 late 1940s or early 1950s hat badge for Aer Lingus, Ireland's national airline since 1936. The badge is a wreathed shamrock embroidered in silk and gold bullion thread.

VINTAGE: Circa late 1940s-early 1950s.

SIZE: Approximately 2-3/16" x 2-5/16"

MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Wool felt with bullion and cotton/silk embroidery, cloth backing, plastic clip.



ITEM NOTES: This is from an airlines collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. ebay07/31/19 VAJM12 LBGEX8/13

CONDITION: 7 (Very Fine): The badge has some light to medium wear and tarnish; one end of clip has become unstitched.

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