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Fine Military pins from Weingarten Gallery. Weingarten Gallery was founded in 1967 to manufacturer fine jewelry in Dayton OH, a few years later the Director of the Air Force Museum asked if they could make a charm of the 1903 Wright Flyer in Sterling Silver. This lead to over 450 charms, tie tacks, and military/USAF insignia offered today including very high quality reproductions of US Wings from the first 1913 wings to WWI and II and even a few current wings for the Airman who wants to wear real silver. All items are made in sterling silver and 14k Gold only. In 2003 Weingarten Gallery was authorized by the Department of Defense to manufacture current military insignia under the hallmark "W-32." Insignia are made only in sterling silver and 14k gold for those who care to wear only the best.


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1920 US Pilot WIng Blackenton Sterling, Weingarten Gallery Item Number P-1596
1919 US Army Pilot Blackinton Sale Price: $94.95
Availability: Normally Stocked
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    1919 Observer Wings. These wings were authorized on Jan 25, 1919 as the new Pilot wing designed by Mr. Herbert Adams of the Commission of Fine Arts. This wings was hated and lasted only until 14 Oct 1921. The reason it was hated most people believed the government took left over buttons for the wing center. It does look like a button. This is a museum quality reproduction made in Sterling Silver of the very rare Blackinton version. Most reproductions are ofthe Meyer version, you almost never...

    1919 US Observer 1/2 Wings Sterling Blackinton, Weingarten Gallery Item Number P-1597
    1919 US Observer 1/2 Wings Sterling Blackinton Sale Price: $69.95
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    Item #: P-1597 -

      These wings were authorized on Jan 25, 1919 for four different functions as follows: Airplane Observer, Balloon Observer, Aerial Bomber and Aerial Gunner. This wings was hated and lasted only until 14 Oct 1921. This is a very well made museum quality reproduction in Sterling Silver of the very rare Blackinton version. Most reproductions of this wing are of the Meyer design, it is very rare to never see a Blackinton. You almost never see a real wing or even a restrike. This has a center clasp...

      Navy Balloon Pilot Wing in Sterling w Gold, Weingarten Gallery Item Number P-1193
      1920's Navy Balloon Pilot Wing Sterling w Gold Plate Sale Price: $64.95
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        1920' US Navy Balloon Pilot Wing. This is a museum quality sterling silver reproduction then gold plated with 24 karat gold, complete with pin back of a 1920 Navy Lighter than Air Pilot Wing. This one of the few 1/2 wings ever used by the US Military. Also called by Navy personnel a Blimp Pilot.

        1920-1930s US Navy Pilot wing vaulted, Weingarten Gallery Item Number P-2122
        1920-1930?s US Navy Pilot wing vaulted Sale Price: $104.95
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        Item #: P-2122 -

          1920-1930' US Navy Pilot wing vaulted. This is a Meyer design in a very classic mode.

          1920-1930s US Navy Pilot wing vaulted, Weingarten Gallery Item Number P-2122B
          1920-1930?s US Navy Pilot wing vaulted Sale Price: $59.95
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          Item #: P-2122B -

            1920-1930' US Navy Pilot wing vaulted. This is a Meyer design in a very classic mode. Gold plated brass.

            1920s Aviation Cadet Badge, Weingarten Gallery Item Number P-1828
            1920?s Aviation Cadet Hat Badge Sterling Silver Sale Price: $79.95
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            Item #: P-1828 -

              This is museum quality reproduction of a 3 1/4 inch wide badge in sterling silver. It may have been used as hat badge for aviation cadets and the for-runner to the WWII Aviation Cadet Hat insignia. The design is rather unusal and even the prop has a design to the edge. The feathering looks similar to wings that had been made by Haltom Jewelers during WWI. But I have not been able to find any detail refrances to this wing.

              1920’S US Navy Airship Observer Wing Sterling with 24k Gold Plate by Weingarten Gallery Item Number: P-2425
              1920’S US Navy Airship Observer Wing Sterling with 24k Gold Plate Sale Price: $64.95
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              Item #: P-2425 -

                This is a museum quality reproduction in sterling silver with a 24K gold plate of a 1920' Navy ObserverWing in full uniform size. But note it is a 1/2 wing for airship observers. It is very rare to see one of these and therefore they are not in many collections. This wing features two piece construction. While not an original here is a chance to get one of these unusual wings in sterling silver.

                1920s to 1930s US Navy Pilot wing for garrison cap Sterling, Weingarten Gallery Item Number P-2191
                1920s - 1930's US Navy Pilot wing for garrison cap Sterling Sale Price: $49.95
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                Item #: P-2191 -

                  This is a museum quality reproduction of a Navy Pilot wing for wear on the garrison cap. This wing has the V deisgn shield used in the late 1920' and 1930'. The wing is 1 5/8 inches wide and is gold plated sterling silver.

                  Coast Guard Pilot Wing 1922 Stlering w Gold, Weingarten Gallery Item Number P-1215CG
                  1922 US Coast Guard Pilots Wing Sterling Silver Sale Price: $104.95
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                  Item #: P-1215CG -

                    This is a museum quality reproduction in sterling silver of a 1922 US Coast Guard Pilot Wing. The center shield is silver with the rest of the wing has a 24k gold plate. This is a rare wing not found in many collections. The Coast Guard was rather small and did not have many pilots.

                    1921 Student Pilot Wings, Weingarten Gallery Item Number P-1869
                    1922-1935 Belgium Pilot Wing Sterling w Gold Plate. Sale Price: $79.95
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                    Item #: P-1869 -

                      This is a museum quality reproduction of the Belgium Pilot wing that was used from 1922 to 1935. This full size wing was 2 3/8 inches, which is a rather usual size. In addition the collars were this same wing in 1/2 on either side of the crown center.

                      1926 JAG Collar Insignia Sterling W Gold Plate, Weingarten Gallery Item Number P-2094
                      1926 JAG Collar Insignia Sterling W Gold Plate Sale Price: $59.95
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                      Item #: P-2094 -

                        This is a musuem quality reproduction of a very rare insignia from 1926. The small collar insignia for a JAG officer in the US Army. Made in sterling silver with a 24k gold plating.

                        1926 JAG Collar Insignia Sterling W Gold Plate, Weingarten Gallery Item Number P-2094B
                        1926 JAG Collar Insignia Sterling W Gold Plate Sale Price: $39.95
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                        Item #: P-2094B -

                          This is a musuem quality reproduction of a very rare insignia from 1926. The small collar insignia for a JAG officer in the US Army. Made in brass with a 24k gold plating.