WW1 RNAS (Royal Naval Air Service) Officers Cap Badge Brass Eagle - Aged
Reproduction WW1 RNAS (Royal Naval Air Service) Officers Cap Badge Brass Eagle - Aged
Very high quality RNAS Officers Pilots eagle badge made from solid brass and marked 'LONDON' on the reverse.
The Royal Naval Air Service (RNAS) was the air arm of the Royal Navy, under the direction of the Admiralty's Air Department and existed formally from 1 July 1914 to 1 April 1918, when it was merged with the British Army's Royal Flying Corps to form the Royal Air Force, the world's first independent air force.
This badge, is taken from an original private purchase eagle and is aged to look 100+ years old.
It is 30mm wide, 8mm tall, 4mm thick and the two securing tabs are 9mm long.
The penultimate picture shows our badge mounted on our aged RNAS wreath and the final picture compares our new badge and our aged badge.
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