Scarce Ca 1917 USAS Officer Branch of Service Insignia Wings on Signal Corps Aviation Section Device
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ARTIFACT: This is a scarce circa 1917 United States Air Service (USAS) officer's branch of service insignia upon a device for the United States Signal Corps Aviation Section. The badge is a small wing upon two crossed flags with a torch, with hollow rivets joining the two insignia.
VINTAGE: Circa 1917.
SIZE: Approximately 1-1/8" in height and 1-1/4" in width.
MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Plated and lacquered brass.
ATTACHMENT: Horizontal pin with tongue-style C catch.
ITEM NOTES: This is from a United States Air Service collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. MDJX LCDEX12/12
CONDITION: 8- (Very Fine-Excellent): The insignia shows light wear, mostly to the reverse, and has a handsome tarnish.
GUARANTEE: As with all my artifacts, this piece is guaranteed to be original, as described.