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Carved 1929 'South America' Limestone Frieze from the Philadelphia Civic Center



This unique limestone frieze depicts a map of South America and formerly hung on the Philadelphia Civic Center in Pennsylvania. The building was erected in 1929 and was used for political conventions, sporting events and other general activities. This can be seen at our National Warehouse at 400 Gilligan Street in Scranton, PA.


  • Dimensions
    Height: 57.5 in. (146.05 cm)Width: 47.5 in. (120.65 cm)Depth: 5 in. (12.7 cm)
  • Style
    Art Deco (Of the Period)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
  • Condition
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Seller Location
    New York, NY
  • Reference Number
    Seller: E1002241stDibs: LU9736937020

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  • Shipping
    Rates vary by destination and complexity.
    Ships From: Scranton, PA
  • Return Policy

    This item cannot be returned.

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