US Very Small Pilot Wings in Box (Sweetheart Wings) . W156

$35.00

U.S. Very Small Pilot Wings in Box. Sterling Silver. Pin back. This is the type typically given to sweethearts as gift. Box is heavily worn and pulling away on one side. Still displays well. Size of wings approximately 1 1/2 inches across. Most likely WW2 era.

ADDITIONAL NOTES 
U.S. Wings are most often found in 3 basic sizes. The 3-inch length wings are typically worn on Uniforms, Tunics, and Jackets and usually referenced as full-sized wings. The 2-inch wings were typically worn on shirts and the 1-inch wings were used on garrison or side caps. Also, the smaller sized wings were sometimes used by GIs as gifts to girlfriends or wives as sweetheart type items.

 

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Additional information

Weight4 oz
Dimensions3 × 2 × .5 in

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