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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OUT OF OFFICE: September 15 through September 22 2019.

Thank you for visiting. We hope you will find some vintage artifact of interest here, but please be advised that we are currently out of the office, at the legendary MAX Show (Last one in Pittsburgh!) returning on Monday September 23rd, and we will not be able to ship until then. Feel free to place an order, or email us to place an artifact ON HOLD, but, again, we will not be able to ship until 9/23/19.
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.