Tug Wilson’s collection of 21 United States ‘shield’ pins, ranging in size from .5 x .5 to 1.25 x 1, with four identified to the Amsterdam 1928 Summer Olympics, the Los Angeles 1932 Summer Olympics, and the Cortina 1956 Winter Olympics (2); one other is issued for the 1948 U.S. Olympic Committee. All pins share the same shield design of red-and-white stripes with an upper blue section featuring the Olympic rings. Two of the pins include their original Artistici Fiorentini pouches. In overall fine condition.
From the Tug Wilson Estate.
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