WW2-era student pilot flight badge. Inscribed 'Student Pilot 18th Graduating Class, Aichi Prefecture.'
The design of this is obviously based on the Army Pilot Badge.
'Aviation.' 2 cm long.
Very small badge, about 1.7 cm long.
Army pilot design, with star, wings, and propeller.
I cannot read the kanji
Early, possible mid 1930's. Heavy gold bullion wire on blue wool
type cloth/paper backed.