Display case for Edison Mazda Automobile Lamps

 
Display case for Edison Mazda Automobile Lamps
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  • Title :     Display case for Edison Mazda Automobile Lamps
  • Artist:     Edison Mazda Maker General Electric Company Maker
  • Accession:     86.20.15
  • Country:     United States
  • Date:     circa 1923
  • Dimensions:     Inches 24-5/8 16 13-7/8, Centimeters 62.5 40.6 35.2
  • Collection:     Object
  • Category:     Decorative Arts and Furniture
  • Collection Theme:     Travel, Transportation, and Tourism
  • Subject:     Lighting/Lighting Design , Display/Exhibition , Automobiles , Advertising , Figurative , Metal/Metal Design
  • Credit Line:     The Wolfsonian–Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, The Mitchell Wolfson, Jr. Collection
  • URL:     86.20.15.JPG
  • Tags:     Travel, Transportation, and Tourism~Decorative Arts and Furniture
Description:
Rectangular display case mounted on beveled rectangular wooden base; navy and orange overall enameled exterior with transfer printed logo decals advertising the Edison Mazda lamp and image of young woman holding Edison Mazda automobile bulbs in her hands; box sits on a square, wooden base and opens to wooden and tin shelves (one on left side of box and five on the right side); metal hinge and knob closure on outside of box.