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Sign

Object Number: 
2002.1.3708
Date: 
1930-1950
Medium: 
Plastic or hard rubber
Dimensions: 
11 x 4 1/2 x 1/4 in.
Description: 
A black plastic or hard rubber sign molded, embossed and highlighted with a gold frame around a central image of gold wings crossed by a small red airplane surrounded by the words in red and gold "Anywhere By Air/ Cross Country Sightseeing/ Curtiss-Wright Flying Service/ Inquire Here". One of the oldest airplane and aviation comapnies in the world, Curtiss-Wright was a joint venture beginning around 1919, between the original Wright brothers' company and Glen Curtiss, a young and innovative pilot and aeronautical developer.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group