Gold Reconnaissance Operational Flying Clasp w/Flowered Pendant (#28828)

Gold Reconnaissance Operational Flying Clasp w/Flowered Pendant (#28828)

No maker; Condition: EX+/EX++; CONSIGNMENT

$1,195.00

Heavy umarked example shows minor wear/age to tombak produced clasp with correctly riveted Art Deco style eagle’s head to center motif. Eagle head shows wear/age with approximately 65% of the original factory artificial oxidation remaining. Flowered pendant is correctly constructed in zinc with much loss to the wash gold wash representing 300 operational sorties. Pendant is correctly attached to main body of clasp. Hinge, pin and catch are correctly constructed for an earlier produced flight clasp with slightly bent pin. EX+/EX++ (28828) Consignment