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Title Hughes Airwest Pilot Uniform Hat Badge
Date ca.1975-1980
Collection Hughes Airwest Uniforms
Object Name Badge, Cap
Catalog Number 2017.10.67
Description Goldtone hat badge. Matte-finish piece with circular lines extends almost completely around a bright-finish Hughes Airwest logo. The Hughes Airwest logo, designed by Mario Zamparelli in 1971, consists of a blue horizontal axis linking three goldtone diamond-like units, which make a stylized "HH," the initials of the airline's famous owner Howard Hughes.
Artist/Maker Zamparelli, Mario
Depth (in) 0.5
Height (in) 2.25
Width (in) 2.5
Dimension Details Measured as if badge was being worn on cap.
Search Terms Hughes Airwest
Subjects Insignia
Airline pilots
Credit line Delta Flight Museum