Trophy [International Aviatrix trophy]

Roumanbona M'Divani, Sculptor;  International League of Aviators, Commissioned by; 

1927-1937
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Maker and Role
Roumanbona M'Divani, Sculptor
International League of Aviators, Commissioned by
Production Date
1927-1937
Description
Metal trophy of a winged woman holding a bird with outstretched wings. The woman stands on a base which is engraved: 'HARMON INTERNATIONAL AVIATRIX TROPHY PRESENTED BY THE INTERNATIONAL LEAGUE OF AVIATORS'. A list of recipients follows including Jean Batten. Two sides of the base are engraved the phrase: 'FOR PEACE'. A sculptor's signature, 'M'Divani', appears on the back of the trophy.
Media/Materials
Processed Material/Metal/Alloy/Copper Alloy/Brass
Signature/Marks and Type
HARMON INTERNATIONAL / AVIATRIX / TROPHY. / PRESENTED BY / THE INTERNATIONAL LEAGUE / OF AVIATORS / …. / 1935 JEAN BATTEN & AMELIA EARHART PUTNAM / 1936 JEAN BATTEN / 1937 JEAN BATTEN Casting
Accession No
2003.551
Credit Line
Roumanbona M'Divani et al. 1927-1937. Trophy [International Aviatrix trophy], 2003.551. The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT).
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