Thanks to the advent of jet aircraft during WWII, the design of aircraft made rapid and dramatic change. Our Jet Bookends represent an early single engine aircraft from the 1950s, heading boldly into the stratosphere. Cast in solid polished aluminum with brass details, and mounted on heavy cast iron bases to keep your books secure. Sturdy L-shaped design and felt backing holds standing books without slipping.
- Measures 5.5 H x 8.5 W x 3.5 D and weighs 5.5 lbs.
- Hand finished polished aluminum, brass, and cast iron.
- Drawing inspiration from these marvels of history, we have created a series of unique items for the home that capture the spirit of American ingenuity. Our Smithsonian collection is a line of products inspired by and in collaboration wth the collections of this most venerable organization.
- Heirloom Quality - Expertly hand crafted and hand finished. Due to the hand crafted nature of this piece, each piece may have subtle differences.