London, South Kensington
12 December 2001
Dirigible, 1931/Columbia Pictures
A novelty cigaratte case of spelter in the shape of an airship, with low-relief lettering Dirigible, A Columbia Pictures Production -- produced as a souvenir for the 1931 Columbia Pictures film Dirigible
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This 1931 film documenting Navy pilots' experimental use of dirigibles in the Antarctic was directed by Frank Capra and starred Fay Wray, who went on to star in the horror classic King Kong.
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