WWI US Air Service (USAS) 3rd Air Service Mechanic's Souvenir Pillowcase Made in France
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WWI US Air Service (USAS) 3rd Air Service Mechanic's Souvenir Pillowcase Made in France

Code: afpg10008

$350.00


Product Description

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We are OUT OF THE OFFICE, and UNABLE TO SHIP for the Next FEW WEEKS!!!
We will be OUT OF THE OFFICE Leaving Tuesday 09/13/22 and will be UNABLE TO SHIP for a period of AT LEAST 3 THREE WEEKS!!
Once we leave, on TUESDAY SEPTEMBER 13th, even though our office will have a skeleton staff, we will be UNABLE TO SHIP until our return in EARLY OCTOBER.
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 or about WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 5th.
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We look forward to serving your collecting needs, Ron & Kana


ARTIFACT: This is an exquisite World War I United States Air Service 3rd Air Service mechanic's souvenir pillowcase with delicate embroidery and lace trim. The case was made in France and bears the initials of the airman around a winged propeller at its center.

VINTAGE: Circa World War I.

SIZE: Approximately 21" in height and 21-1/2" in width (not including foam board).

MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Silk embroidered in silk/cotton threads with lace edging. This pillowcase is shrink-wrapped to a piece of foam board and will be shipped unwrapped and folded without the foam board unless arrangements are made for pick-up or special shipping to preserve the shrink wrap mounting.

ATTACHMENT: None.

MARKINGS: None.

ITEM NOTES: This is from a United States Army collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. VGEX10 LCEJX7/11

CONDITION: 8 (Excellent-): The pillowcase is in beautiful condition with only minor fading and a few insignificant loose threads at the edging.

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