WWI USAS 657th Aero Squadron Enlisted Man Tunic
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WWI USAS 657th Aero Squadron Enlisted Man Tunic

Code: afuh00657aesq

$575.00


Product Description

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We are Currently OUT OF THE OFFICE through Tuesday June 15th 2021, and will be ABLE TO SHIP on Monday June 7th, but thereafter UNABLE TO SHIP during that time.

Thank you for visiting. We hope you will find some vintage artifacts of interest here, but please be advised that we will be UNABLE TO SHIP over the next week: WE ARE Currently OUT OF THE OFFICE through Tuesday June 15th, and we will be UNABLE TO SHIP during this period. We will be returning to the office on Wednesday June 16th and we will RESUME Normal SHIPPING at that time.
Thank you, Ron & Kana

ARTIFACT: This is a World War I United States Air Service enlisted man tunic for the 657th Aero Squadron. The tunic has two collar insignia, and two patches with two chevron insignia, all on wool.

VINTAGE: Circa World War I.

SIZE: No tag: approximately 17" armpit to armpit and 27-1/2" long from shoulder to hem.

MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Wool, cotton lining, plated brass collar insignia and buttons, wool patches embroidered in cotton/silk threads (one partially in bullion threads as well).

ATTACHMENT: Buttons and one hook-and-eye closure at collar, single screw posts with disc backings on collar insignia.

MARKINGS: None.

ITEM NOTES: This is from a United States Air Service collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. ebay STORE VBGEX06 LEGEX5/11 HdEJJX7/14 SLEGEX12/14

CONDITION: 6+ (Fine-Very Fine): The tunic has a small area of light discoloration on the upper lining and some small rips in the lining as well. There are some small scattered moth holes and the left pocket has come mostly unstitched at the bottom. Some repairs have been done to the back of the tunic.

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