Scarce Late 1960s Piedmont Airlines 4th Issue Captain Wing

Scarce Late 1960s Piedmont Airlines 4th Issue Captain Wing

Code: airmw01960pie


Product Description


ARTIFACT: This is a Scarce Late 1960's Piedmont Airlines 4th Issue Captain Wing. Piedmont Airlines, Inc. is an American regional airline operating for American Eagle, formerly US Airways Express. It is a wholly owned subsidiary of the American Airlines Group, headquartered in unincorporated Wicomico County, Maryland, near the city of Salisbury. In 1983, Piedmont Aviation bought Henson Airlines and re-branded the airline as "Henson, The Piedmont Regional Airline."  (Henson Pilot Wing & Hat badge, showing a related item)

VINTAGE: Circa 1960s.

SIZE: Approximately 3-1/4" in width x 15/16" in height.

MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Wool felt embroidered in silk and bullion thread, treated felt backing, brass clutch.

ATTACHMENT: Two posts with clutch-backs.


ITEM NOTES:  This is from an airlines collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. ZDEM20 LBDEX11/30/20

CONDITION: 9 (Minty) 

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