Scarce Early WWII USAAF Pilot Wing by Orber. Early Wartime 'Issue' with "Orber" Removed from Die

Scarce Early WWII USAAF Pilot Wing by Orber. Early Wartime 'Issue' with "Orber" Removed from Die

Code: afw20022opw


Product Description


GREETINGS from The FLYING TIGER Antiques & Vintage Historical Artifacts!!!

As of today, SUNDAY JUNE 4TH, Kanae & I are BOTH IN THE OFFICE, busily packing the MANY Orders we received over the past few days,


So, feel free to ORDER that wonderful Artifact that you've had your eye on, as it will SHIP within 24 Hours of Receipt of Payment!

We have TWO WEEKS here in the OFFICE before we head to Brian Lebel's Santa Fe Old West Show, so get those orders and Show Requests in!

We will be able to process orders placed through SUNDAY JUNE 18TH, after that there will be no shipping until JUNE 26th or 28th, depending on our return.

Meanwhile, thank you for visiting. We hope you will find some vintage artifacts here to add to your collection!!

If funding your order from a Bank that offers ZELLE, ASK ABOUT OUR ZELLE DISCOUNT!
Also applies to PayPal GIFT (Fee-Free), Check, and Money Order payments!

Happy Collecting, Ron & Kanae

ARTIFACT: Scarce early WWII United States Army Air Forces Pilot wing by Orber in sterling silver. This example is an early, wartime 'issue' wing and the marking on the reverse shows Orber has removed from the die. The pilot wing shows a US Shield centered between lovely detailed wings.

VINTAGE: Circa early WWII

SIZE: Approximately 3" x 3/4"


ATTACHMENT: Horizontal pin with drop in locking swivel catch.


ITEM NOTES: This is from a USAAF collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. VAEIX16 LCCEX2/16

CONDITION: 8 (Excellent-): The wing shows minor to moderate wear, overall lovely patina.

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