Vintage 1930s American Youth Hostels (AYH) Enameled Lapel Pin by Greenduck Co.
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Vintage 1930s American Youth Hostels (AYH) Enameled Lapel Pin by Greenduck Co.

Code: soco10010ayha

$38.00


Product Description

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SHORT TRIP ALERT!!!
We are OUT OF THE OFFICE, and UNABLE TO SHIP for the Next FEW DAYS!!!
We will be OUT OF THE OFFICE Leaving Friday 08/05/22 and will be UNABLE TO SHIP for a period of 4 FOUR DAYS!!
Once we leave, on FRIDAY AUGUST 5th, even though our office will have a skeleton staff, we will be UNABLE TO SHIP until our return.
We will be HAPPY TO ACCEPT YOUR ORDERS during this time, and will promptly mark any ordered Artifacts as SOLD.
REGULAR SHIPPING will resume when we RETURN to the Office on MONDAY, AUGUST 9th.

Thank you for visiting. We hope you will find some vintage artifacts here on our site to add to your collection.
We look forward to serving your collecting needs, Ron & Kana


ARTIFACT: This is a circa 1930s lapel pin by Greenduck Company for American Youth Hostels (AYH), a group started in 1934 in Northfield, Massachusetts. The group was modeled after the German concept from decades earlier of giving young people a pastoral outlet to escape the sometimes unhealthy and stressful urban centers. The pin is triangular and enameled in blue.

VINTAGE: Circa 1930s.

SIZE: Approximately 5/8" in height and 3/4" in width.

MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Nickel-plated brass with enamel.

ATTACHMENT: Vertical safety-style pin.

MARKINGS: GREENDUCK CO.

ITEM NOTES: This is from a societies and organizations collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. ebay RONA92 LCHX10/12

CONDITION: 8- (Very Fine-Excellent): The pin shows some light wear and tarnish.

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