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


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We will be OUT OF THE OFFICE from February 10 through February 23 2020.

Thank you for visiting. We hope you will find some vintage artifacts of interest here, but please be advised that we are OUT OF THE OFFICE from Monday February 10th through Sunday February 23rd, and we will be UNABLE TO SHIP during that period. During this time we will be traveling to, and displaying at, the 2020 SHOW OF SHOWS. We will be returning to the office on Monday 24 February and will RESUME SHIPPING at that time.
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 SHEX02/20

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.