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Rare Short-Lived Circa 1949 USAF HQ Uniform DI Deactivated in Air Force Letter 35-46
ARTIFACT: This is a rare short-lived circa 1949 United States Air Force Headquarters uniform distinctive insignia as deactivated in Air Force Letter 35-46. It is enameled in blue and was made by Gemsco of New York.
VINTAGE: Circa 1949.
SIZE: Approximately 15/16"e; in diameter.
MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Enameled gilt brass.
ATTACHMENT: Vertical pin with come-under locking swivel catch.
MARKINGS: GEMSCO N.Y.
ITEM NOTES: The DI you receive will either be the one pictured or one in very similar condition. This is from a post-WWII United States Air Force distinctive insignia collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. MAEX14 LHEX5/14
CONDITION: 8- (Very Fine-Excellent): The insignia has only some very light wear.