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Midcentury "Galaxy" Enamel on Copper Plate by Alexander for General Dynamics

US$275

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Gorgeous Mid-Century Modern "galaxy" enamel on copper plate by southern California designer Lily Alexander for General Dynamics Convair unit, circa 1960s. The plate is signed on the reverse with the inscription "The Heavens Are Not Too High"; the piece was a special commission plate created to promote Convair’s race to outer space and its development of the Atlas Rocket. It is in very good condition and measures 7.75" in diameter and has a distinct midcentury design. #1257.

Details

  • Creator
    Alexander (Designer)
  • Dimensions
    Height: .75 in. (1.91 cm)Diameter: 7.75 in. (19.69 cm)
  • Style
    Mid-Century Modern (Of the Period)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
    1960s
  • Condition
    Wear consistent with age and use. There are some small minor scratches on the enamel surface.
  • Seller Location
    San Diego, CA
  • Reference Number
    Seller: #12571stDibs: LU936621217862

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    Ships From: San Diego, CA
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