Aeronautical Miscellaneous
Stock No. 3416
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Royal Flying Corps Trench Art matchbox holder - Click for the bigger picture

Royal Flying Corps Trench Art matchbox holder

Small but beautifully formed! Fashioned from battlefield brass scrap the font is engraved with a Royal Flying Corps NCO and Other Ranks cap badge with laurel leaves, Kings Crown and RFC monogram. The reverse side is egraved with a WW1 Iron Cross with an imperial crown, ‘W’ and the date 1914. Both front back and spine area carry incised lines to highlight the engraving. Sadly no history although this item came with the engraved trench art shell case we are also listing today. Measures 2.5" x 1.25" (6 cm x 4 cm)