WWII USAAF "Juarez" Observer Wing Rarely-Seen Walter Lampl Hallmark Ex Duncan Campbell's Collection
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WWII USAAF "Juarez" Observer Wing Rarely-Seen Walter Lampl Hallmark Ex Duncan Campbell's Collection

Code: afw20010jo

$495.00

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

ARTIFACT: Rare WWII United States Army Air Force "Juarez" Observer wing with rarely-seen Walter Lampl hallmark. This example is from the Duncan Campbell collection, with a copy of the receipt. Lampl was a top designer in his time, he was known for his quality and creative design. He started his company in 1921 at age 26, he suffered a heart attack at a company Christmas party at age 50. During the war he designed many memorable pins and charms including the patented "Patriot Pin" from which he donated 10% of the proceeds to the Pearl Harbor Relief Fund.

VINTAGE: Circa 1920's

SIZE: 3 ??" x 7/8"

MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Sterling.

ATTACHMENT: Horizontal pin with come under 'c' catch.

MARKINGS: STERLING and Lampl hallmark.

ITEM NOTES: This is from a collection of USAAF artifacts we will be listing more of over the next few months. VAEJX08 LDIEX11/14

CONDITION: 9- (Excellent+):Wing shows little surface wear, handsome even patina.

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