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Article about: i picked the airforce wings over the weekend and would like to know more about the wings . on the back its stamped 1/20 sil.filled S 21 . is silver filled as the same as sterling wings ? any

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    i picked the airforce wings over the weekend and would like to know more about the wings . on the back its stamped 1/20 sil.filled S 21 . is silver filled as the same as sterling wings ? any other info would be help full
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    US Air Force Master Air Crew Member wing. Post WW2. These are much lower grade metal than Sterling silver.

    Cheers, Ade.

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    Default Re: US airforce wings

    These are as Ade says - 1/20th silver plated over base metal,
    usually bronze. The above wings are most likely from
    the 1980's, 'S 21' being the maker code.......
    Regards,


    Steve.

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