Very Rare Early War Jeweler Made Gold AAF Flight Nurse Wing by Balfour - Unique!
ARTIFACT: This is a very rare early war Jeweler made gold AAF Flight Nurse wing by Balfour. This is a unique piece; a jeweler used a regular Balfour shirt-size Flight Surgeon wing, cut an "N" and gold-plated it then added that to the wing to make it a Flight Nurse wing.
VINTAGE: Circa early WWII.
SIZE: About 2" in width by 13/16" in height.
MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Gold plated sterling silver.
ATTACHMENT: Horizontal pin with a "come under" locking catch.
MARKINGS: BALFOUR STERLING.
ITEM NOTES: This is from a large collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. MBDJL07
CONDITION: 9 (Excellent - Near Mint): Very minor wear and tarnishing.
GUARANTEE: As with all my artifacts, this piece is guaranteed to be original, as described.