Leather 486th Bomb.Sqd. made for veteran's relative.....

Discussion in 'Jacket Art / Patches - Original and Reproduction' started by EMBLEMHUNTER, Dec 2, 2017.

  1. EMBLEMHUNTER

    EMBLEMHUNTER Well-Known Member

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    Made this one of a B-25 unit emblem , along with an image posted showing the emblem o one of their B-25J birds, enjoy :)
    486th Bombardment Squadron (2).jpg 486th Bombardment Squadron (2).jpg
     
  2. B-Man2

    B-Man2 Well-Known Member

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    Nice Work!
    Great looking patch.
    I've often seen them aged supposedly by coating them with tea and letting them sit for a while.
    Is that the preferred way to age one?
     
  3. EMBLEMHUNTER

    EMBLEMHUNTER Well-Known Member

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    Well that's what I heard done, also some used a mixed slush of paint and or shoe polish also, not sure what it's made of or type shoe polish used .............
     
  4. EMBLEMHUNTER

    EMBLEMHUNTER Well-Known Member

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    Thanks for the compliment B-Man2 :)
     

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