Paperweight: Crociera Aerea Del Decennale

 
Paperweight: Crociera Aerea Del Decennale
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  • Title :     Paperweight: Crociera Aerea Del Decennale
  • Artist:     Unknown, Designer
  • Accession:     86.9.54
  • Country:     Italy
  • Date:     1933
  • Dimensions:     Inches 5-1/4 3-1/2 3-3/4, Centimeters 13.3 8.9 9.5
  • Collection:     Object
  • Category:     Decorative Arts and Furniture
  • Collection Theme:     Travel, Transportation, and Tourism
  • Subject:     Aviation , Metal/Metal Design
  • Credit Line:     The Wolfsonian–Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, The Mitchell Wolfson, Jr. Collection
  • URL:     86.9.54.JPG
  • Tags:     Travel, Transportation, and Tourism~Decorative Arts and Furniture
Description:
Chromed and gold-plated bronze sculptural paperweight with square base and winged globe of the world with pattern of "Savoia Marchetti" seaplanes on wing and gold-plated plaque on side.