GUARANTEE: As with all my artifacts, this piece is guaranteed to be original, as described.
Scarce 1940s Numbered Key Fob for Mid-Continent Airlines (MCA) "Gold Wings Club"
ARTIFACT: This is a scarce circa 1940s "Gold Wing s Club" key fob for Mid-Continent Airlines, which was established in 1928 in Iowa, but became part of Braniff International Airways in 1952. The club was an early version of a "Frequent Flyer" program. The fob is oval and shows a Native American in front of a wing drawing an arrow back across his bow. It is numbered on reverse and reads THIS TAG REGISTERED 3381 FINDER PLEASE RETURN TO MID-CONTINENT AIRLINES KANSAS CITY, MO.
VINTAGE: Circa 1940s.
SIZE: Approximately 1-3/16" in height by 1-5/16" in width.
MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Copper-plated brass.
ATTACHMENT: Suspension loop.
MARKINGS: 3381; WHITEHEAD & HOAG.
ITEM NOTES: This is from an airline collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. VBEX12 LABJX7/12
CONDITION: 8- (Very Fine-Excellent): The fob shows only some light wear and tarnish.