Regia Azienda Monopolio Banane Varo Della Motonave Bananiera Ramb I Sestri Ponente 22-7-XV [Royal Banana Monopoly Business Launch of the Motorship Banana Boat Ramb I Sestri Ponente 22-7-XV]

 
Regia Azienda Monopolio Banane Varo Della Motonave Bananiera Ramb I Sestri Ponente 22-7-XV [Royal Banana Monopoly Business Launch of the Motorship Banana Boat Ramb I Sestri Ponente 22-7-XV]
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  • Title :     Regia Azienda Monopolio Banane Varo Della Motonave Bananiera Ramb I Sestri Ponente 22-7-XV [Royal Banana Monopoly Business Launch of the Motorship Banana Boat Ramb I Sestri Ponente 22-7-XV]
  • Artist:     Fornari Maker
  • Accession:     87.777.1.1 a,b
  • Country:     Italy Rome
  • Date:     1937
  • Dimensions:     Inches 1-1/2 3/4 Dimensions, medal (a) Inches 5/8 2-3/8 2-1/2 Dimensions, box (b), Centimeters 3.8 1.9 Dimensions, medal (a) Centimeters 1.6 6.0 6.4 Dimensions, box (b)
  • Collection:     Object
  • Collection Theme:     Travel, Transportation, and Tourism
  • Subject:     Fascism , Ocean Travel , Medal/Medallion/Medallic Design , Trade/Commerce , Commemoration , Food and Beverage
  • Credit Line:     The Wolfsonian–Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, The Mitchell Wolfson, Jr. Collection
  • URL:     87.777.1.1.JPG
  • Tags:     Travel, Transportation, and Tourism
Description:
Oval silver medal with obverse depicting a stylized fleet of ships; three fasces at top left; reverse contains inscriptions in Italian; loop attached at top center; housed in original box of issue of blue leather with blue velvet and white satin lining; stamped with gilt eagle atop a fasces on lid; a: medal; b: box