WWII Bell Aircraft "Defense Bond Club" P-39 Division Celluloid Pin
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WWII Bell Aircraft "Defense Bond Club" P-39 Division Celluloid Pin

Code: aco20021

$40.00

Product Description

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We will be OUT OF THE OFFICE from February 10 through February 23 2020.

Thank you for visiting. We hope you will find some vintage artifacts of interest here, but please be advised that we are OUT OF THE OFFICE from Monday February 10th through Sunday February 23rd, and we will be UNABLE TO SHIP during that period. During this time we will be traveling to, and displaying at, the 2020 SHOW OF SHOWS. We will be returning to the office on Monday 24 February and will RESUME SHIPPING at that time.
Thank you, Ron & Kana

SUBJECT: This is a World War II “Defense Bond Club” celluloid pin for the Bell Aircraft P-39 Division. A prolific aircraft manufacturer, Bell became most known for producing the first supersonic aircraft, the Bell X-1. The pin shows a P-39 aircraft with three red stars above.

VINTAGE: Circa World War II.

SIZE: Approximately 13/16” in diameter.

CONSTRUCTION/MATERIALS: Celluloid-wrapped tin with paper backing.

ATTACHMENT: Horizontal straight pin with catch.

MARKINGS: THE WHITEHEAD & HOAG CO. BUTTONS, BADGES NOVELTIES AND SIGNS NEWARK, N.J.

ITEM NOTES: This is from an aviation company collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. V LDJX11/10

CONDITION: 8- (Very Fine-Excellent): Pin has some minor abrasions.

GUARANTEE: As with all my items, this piece is guaranteed original.