Great condition Leather patch with Latin inscription.. IGNE FEFFOQUE HOSTEM ARMATUM CONTERE. FOUND THE SAME PATCH ON...Flying Tiger Antiques web site for 600 dollars... ARTIFACT: This is a nice United States Army Air Forces 404th Fighter Group, 9th Air Force patch. It reads IGNE FERROQUE HOSTEM ARMATUM CONTERE (With fire and steel crush the armored foe) and shows the remnants of a slaughtered knight.
VINTAGE: Circa World War II. SIZE: About 4-5/8 in diameter.
MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Stamped leather with painted detail. ATTACHMENT: To be sewn onto garment. CONDITION: 7+ (Very Fine+): Minor wear mostly around the edges; paint in great condition. GUARANTEE: this piece is guaranteed to be original, as described.The item "WWII Army Air Force Leather Hand Painted 404th Fighter Group Patch ORIGINAL" is in sale since Friday, April 16, 2021. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Militaria\WW II (1939-45)\Original Period Items\United States\Patches". The seller is "auctionboss" and is located in North Versailles, Pennsylvania. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, China, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, South africa, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, Ukraine, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Chile, Colombia, Costa rica, Dominican republic, Panama, Trinidad and tobago, Guatemala, El salvador, Honduras, Jamaica, Antigua and barbuda, Aruba, Belize, Dominica, Grenada, Saint kitts and nevis, Saint lucia, Montserrat, Turks and caicos islands, Barbados, Bangladesh, Bermuda, Brunei darussalam, Bolivia, Egypt, French guiana, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Cayman islands, Liechtenstein, Sri lanka, Luxembourg, Monaco, Macao, Martinique, Maldives, Nicaragua, Oman, Pakistan, Paraguay, Reunion, Uruguay, Russian federation.