Scarce WWII US Army Air Forces Private Purchase Enlisted Man "Crusher" Visor Hat
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Scarce WWII US Army Air Forces Private Purchase Enlisted Man "Crusher" Visor Hat

Code: afuh30001ppc


SOLD!!! No Longer Available!

Product Description

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GREETINGS from The FLYING TIGER Antiques & Vintage Historical Artifacts!!!
As of today, Thursday, 23 March, Kanae is IN THE OFFICE,
I will be joining her shortly, by Monday 27 March.
What does that mean? Well, there MAY be a delay in shipping,
especially of Military Artifacts, and some Police & Fire Badges
As many of those pieces on the site were with me on the trip to Louisville & Baltimore!
So, hang tight for a few more days, as there may be a delay until 3/27 to get your order shipped if the ordered artifact is with me on the road!!
Meanwhile, Kanae will be LISTING NEW ARTIFACTS DAILY,
And shipping what she can, through the foreseeable future!

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Happy Collecting, Ron & Kanae


ARTIFACT: Scarce WWII US Army Air Forces Private Purchase Enlisted Man "Crusher" Visor Hat. The wool felt, dark olive drab visor cap features a gilt brass hat badge and buttons that feature the Great Seal of the United States. The inside shows a leather headband.

VINTAGE: Circa WWII

SIZE: Approximately size 6-7/8 US (measures 21-3/4" or 58 cm/580 mm), Front to back: 9" x 7-3/4" in total length including visor; Forehead to Back: 6-1/2"; Ear to Ear: 7-3/4"

MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Wool felt, leather, silk, gilt brass, vinyl

ATTACHMENT: Leather chin strap with buckle

MARKINGS: None.

ITEM NOTES: This is from a USAAF uniform collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. ebay MBJX15 LABEX1/16

CONDITION: 7+ (Very Fine+): The visor hat moderate wear, the vinyl lining on inside shows storage wear and separation, the leather is soft, a few very small moth nips to felt.

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