Fan advertising the British Overseas Airways Corporation (BOAC) Speedbird routes across the world.
- Additional Title(s):
B.O.A.C. Speedbird routes across the world
- Great Britain?, circa 1960.
- Physical Description:
- 1 folding fan : bamboo, paper ; 23 x 37 cm (open)
- Rare Books and ManuscriptsHE9843.B76 F3 1960b Flat AYale Center for British Art, Gift of George Gregory Smart, Yale BA 1977View by request in the Study Room [Request]
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- Copyright Status:
- Copyright Not Evaluated
- Three-Dimensional Artifacts
- The design is unsigned, but probably by K.M. Adelman.
BAC: British Art Center copy housed with a second BOAC fan (HE9843.B76 F3 1960a).
The slogan "B.O.A.C. Speedbird routes across the world" appears across the top of the fan front. The design of the front includes a world map with indications of B.O.A.C. Speedbird routes. The design also incorporates small illustrations of New York City, a warrior figure (in Africa), an elephant (in the vicinity of India), Mount Fuji, and Tower Bridge.
- Subject Terms:
- Air travel.Airlines -- Great Britain.British Overseas Airways Corporation.
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