Art Deco Lifeguard Hut , South Beach, Miami Beach, Florida
This very rare German art deco smoker’s companion in the form of an airplane was designed ca. 1930 for J.A. Henckels, Solingen, Germany. The airplane includes a hinged compartment in the center for cigars, two removable cigarette cases as wings, a set of four ashtrays behind the match safe with striker that is the cockpit. The propeller is spring loaded as a cigar clipper which drops the cutting into the wheel carriage. Stamped “Germany”. The airplane 9 ¾” long, 5” high and the wing span 10.5"
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