Art Deco 1930s Aero Art Cocktail Trolley Cart from DC3 Airplane

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With the advent of commercial air travel in the 1930s, companies jumped on the bandwagon to supply the airlines with flight accessories. The Frantz Industries of Los Angeles, California got in early, supplying the DC3 with this stylish cocktail cart. The DC3 was the first commercial aircraft, launching in the mid-1930s. Our cart was narrow enough to navigate the aisles, and streamlined enough to compliment the interiors of this sleek aircraft. The body is made of aluminum tubes and the tops were black bakelite. The cart shows very well, and has the original label on the underside. Perfect for your private jet, or even if you do your flying on the ground!
Details
Creator
Frantz Industries (Maker)
Of the Period
Art Deco
Place of Origin
United States
Date of Manufacture
1930s
Period
1930-1939
Materials and Techniques
Aluminum
Bakelite
Condition
Good
Wear
Wear consistent with age and use
Dimensions
30.5 in. H x 33.5 in. W x 15 in. D
77 cm H x 85 cm W x 38 cm D
Dealer Location
Los Angeles, CA
Number of Items
1
Reference Number
LU81206943743
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