Scarce Early WWII Brewster Aeronautical Corp. Lapel Wing by Whitehead & Hoag
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ARTIFACT: This is a scarce Brewster Aeronautical Corporation lapel wing from early World War II by Whitehead & Hoag. Brewster Aeronautical operated from 1932 to 1946. The slogan on the logo, which mentions a birth year of 1810, was used because the company started as a division of Brewster & Company of Connecticut, a former carriage manufacturer. Among the list of Brewsters creations were the Brewster SBA, the SB2-A Buccaneer and Brewster F2A.
VINTAGE: Circa early World War II.
SIZE: Approximately 5/16 in height and 1-3/16 in width.
CONSTRUCTION/MATERIALS: Sterling silver.
ATTACHMENT: Horizontal pin with tongue-style catch.
MARKINGS: STERLING and Whitehead & Hoag mark.
ITEM NOTES: This is from an aviation company collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. VBJX12 LFEX3/12 SFEX01/19
CONDITION: 7 (Very Fine): The wing has some areas of light to medium wear and a moderate to heavy tarnish.
GUARANTEE: As with all my items, this piece is guaranteed original.