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Large Aluminium Douglas DC-7 Model Airplane, circa 1953

US$4,718.50

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A fabulous and impressively sized aluminium model of a DC-7 plane which was built by the Douglas Aircraft Company from 1953-1958. It was the last major piston engine-powered transport made by Douglas, being developed shortly after the earliest jet airliner, the de Havilland Comet, entered service and only a few years before the jet-powered Douglas DC-8 first flew. This is an over-sized model with a 30" wingspan. The body of the plane shows normal casting scaring normal for these models and the stand has been newly custom made to display this masterpiece. An excellent piece of mid-century art perfect for the office. Excellent condition measuring 27 1/2" in length x 30" wingspan x 15 1/2" tall. Item: 41951.

Details

  • Dimensions
    Height: 15.5 in. (39.37 cm)Width: 27.5 in. (69.85 cm)Depth: 30 in. (76.2 cm)
  • Style
    Mid-Century Modern (Of the Period)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
    circa 1953
  • Condition
    Additions or alterations made to the original: Newer stand. Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Seller Location
    Bath, GB
  • Reference Number
    Seller: 419511stDibs: LU3365320007242

Shipping & Returns

  • Shipping
    Customs Duties & Taxes May Apply.
    Ships From: Bath, United Kingdom
  • Return Policy

    A return for this item may be initiated within 3 days of delivery.

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