Star, for the "Colonnade of Stars," Court of the Universe building, 1915 Panama Pacific International Exposition, San Francisco
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- Title : Star, for the "Colonnade of Stars," Court of the Universe building, 1915 Panama Pacific International Exposition, San Francisco
- Artist: Alexander Stirling Calder Artist
- Accession: 85.6.7
- Country: United States Philadelphia Pennsylvania
- Date: circa 1914
- Dimensions: Inches 52-1/2 12-1/4 8-1/4, Centimeters 133.4 31.1 21.0
- Collection: Object
- Category: Paintings and Sculpture
- Collection Theme: World's Fairs and Expositions
- Subject: World's Fairs and Expositions , Sculpture/Sculpture Design , Figurative
- Credit Line: The Wolfsonian–Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, The Mitchell Wolfson, Jr. Collection.
- URL: 85.6.7.JPG
- Tags: World's Fairs and Expositions~Paintings and Sculpture
Description: Cast bronze female figure with arms upraised, star headdress, on tiptoes with flowing robe; this figure is one of an identical group punctuating the top of the Court of the Universe building forming a Colonnade of Stars.