Scarce Mid - 1950's Maritime Central Airways (MCA) Stewardess Hat Badge
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Scarce Mid - 1950's Maritime Central Airways (MCA) Stewardess Hat Badge

Code: airmfw50021shb

$225.00

Product Description

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ARTIFACT: Scarce mid ??? 1950's Maritime Central Airways (MCA) stewardess hat badge by Scully Ltd. of Montreal. The center shows the letters: "MCA" against a background of navy blue enamel with an artistic interpretation of the compass points running through the center. The outer surrounding gilt brass ring reads: "MARITIME CENTRAL AIRWAYS" in raised lettering. MCA was a Canadian airline formed in 1941, and it later merged with Eastern Provincial Airways in 1963.

VINTAGE: Circa mid ??? 1950's

SIZE: Approximately 1" in diameter with 1-3/4" and 1-3/8" center embellishments

MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Gilt brass, enamel, plated brass

ATTACHMENT: Horizontal pin with 'C' type catch

MARKINGS: "SCULLY LTD MONTREAL"

ITEM NOTES: This is from a foreign airlines collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. MAEZ16 LGJX7/16

CONDITION: 8 (Excellent-): The stewardess hat badge shows minor to moderate wear, much of the plated, gilt, and enameled details remain intact, overall excellent condition.

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