Sterling 1945 United Air Lines 25th Anniversary Presentation Medal for 1st Coast-to-Coast Air Route
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Sterling 1945 United Air Lines 25th Anniversary Presentation Medal for 1st Coast-to-Coast Air Route

Code: airuh20001

$85.00

Product Description

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OUT OF OFFICE: September 15 through September 22 2019.

Thank you for visiting. We hope you will find some vintage artifact of interest here, but please be advised that we are currently out of the office, at the legendary MAX Show (Last one in Pittsburgh!) returning on Monday September 23rd, and we will not be able to ship until then. Feel free to place an order, or email us to place an artifact ON HOLD, but, again, we will not be able to ship until 9/23/19.
Thank you, Ron & Kana

ARTIFACT: This is a sterling silver presentation medal from United Air Lines for the 25th anniversary of the first American coast-to-coast air mail flight from Long Island to San Francisco. The front of the medal shows a 1920s plane and its more "modern" version above, and the back reads TOKEN PRESENTED TO THOSE IN FLIGHT WITH UNITED AIR LINES ON THE 25TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE FIRST COAST-TO-COAST AIR ROUTE, SEPTEMBER 8, 1945

VINTAGE: Circa 1945.

SIZE: Approximately 1" in diameter.

MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Sterling silver.

ATTACHMENT: Hole at top.

MARKINGS: WHITEHEAD-HOAG STERLING.

ITEM NOTES: This is from an airlines collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. RON LHEX11/10

CONDITION: 7+ (Very Fine+): Medal shows spots of light to medium wear and tarnish.

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