Display Status:

This object is not on display at the National Air and Space Museum. It is either on loan or in storage.

Collection Item Summary:

Postcard issued by Societa Aerea Mediterranea (S.A.M.) circa 1930. Illustration depicts a swallow in flight (after the S.A.M. logo) over a rocky coastline, stylized Mediterranean trees in foreground, distant view of palm trees on the horizon; yellow orange sky. Artist's name at upper left: A. Venturini [sp?]

Collection Item Long Description:


  • Aeronautics
  • Airlines
  • Commercial art
  • Postcards

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum Archives

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Circa 1930

Repository Loc.

National Air and Space Museum, Archives Division, MRC 322, Washington, DC, 20560



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