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Machine Age Art Deco Skippy Sno - Plane Sled, Van Doren & Rideout Patented 1934



Machine Age Art Deco Skippy Sno - Plane Sled, Van Doren & Rideout, for the American National Company Patented design by Harold Van Doren and John Gordon Rideout in 1934. One of approximately five streamline VD & R designs for National in the "Skippy" Line, which also included the Iconic scooter, racer/wagon and two trikes. Great example of early American Streamline Industrial Design by these two Pioneers. Good vintage used condition, considering use. Vivid Sno - Plane decal typically missing. Original stenciled Patent underneath. See "Toledo Designs for a Modern America" page 86.


  • Creator
    Harold Van Doren (Designer),American National Company (Manufacturer),John Gordon Rideout (Designer)
  • Dimensions
    Height: 7 in. (17.78 cm)Width: 22.5 in. (57.15 cm)Depth: 46 in. (116.84 cm)
  • Style
    Art Deco (Of the Period)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
    circa 1934
  • Condition
    Wear consistent with age and use. Minor losses. Minor structural damages. Minor fading.
  • Seller Location
    Dallas, TX
  • Reference Number
    1stDibs: LU945214504242

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    $270 Front Door Shipping
    to Continental US, arrives in 3-8 weeks.
    We recommend this shipping type based on item size, type and fragility.
    Ships From: Dallas, TX
  • Return Policy

    This item cannot be returned.

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