Sterling 1960s Flying Tiger Line Pilot Wing 3rd Issue, Type I by Balfour
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Sterling 1960s Flying Tiger Line Pilot Wing 3rd Issue, Type I by Balfour

Code: airmw60000ftg

$395.00


Product Description

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THANK YOU ALL Very Much for the Orders that came in while we were on the road, we are processing them as quickly as possible! We are Currently BACK IN THE OFFICE so NOW IS THE TIME TO BUY, as we are FULLY OPERATIONAL and ABLE TO SHIP until Further Notice, our Show Travel is over until January 2022 for The Porky Police & Fire Memorabilia Collectors Show in Claremont California on January 15th.

Thank you for visiting. We hope you will find some vintage artifacts to add to your collection here, NOW is an EXCELLENT TIME TO BUY, as we are IN THE OFFICE and ABLE TO SHIP, and the Holiday Season is not yet upon us.
Thank you, Ron & Kana

ARTIFACT: This is a sterling silver Flying Tiger Line pilot wing 3rd issue, type I by Balfour from the early 1960s. Flying Tiger began in 1945 as the first commercial air cargo company in the US and was later a military charter outfit until 1989. The logo at the wing's center is a wheel with a capital T at the center. The "T" consists of an arrow and two small triangles, all surrounded by a circular border similar to a camera shutter.

VINTAGE: Circa early 1960s.

SIZE: Approximately 5/8" in height and 3-1/8" in width.

MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Sterling silver.

ATTACHMENT: Two posts.

MARKINGS: LGB (Balfour) STERLING.

ITEM NOTES: This is from an airline collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. RONAEJ5/99 LCIEX3/11

CONDITION: 7+ (Very Fine+): The wing shows some small spots of light to medium wear and has a handsome tarnish.

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