ARTIFACT: This is a Korean War era scarf for the United States Air Force 8th Fighter-Bomber Wing, which was assigned to the 5th Air Force and stationed at Itazuke Air Base in Japan. The scarf was made of embroidered pearl gray silk in Japan. SIZE: Approximately 14-/4 in width by 40-1/4 in length. CONSTRUCTION/MATERIALS: Silk embroidered in cotton/silk threads.
ITEM NOTES: This is from a United States Army collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. CONDITION: 7- (Very Fine-): The scarf has some scattered areas of light discoloration.GUARANTEE: As with all my items, this piece is guaranteed original. The item "Korean War Era USAF 8th Fighter-Bomber Wing (FBW) Japanese-Made Scarf" is in sale since Wednesday, November 05, 2014. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Militaria\Korea (1950-53)\Original Period Items". The seller is "flyingtigerantiques" and is located in Portsmouth, New Hampshire. This item can be shipped worldwide.