American Factory Mascots

Manufacturer:  De Soto 1928-1960.  1946 - 1948 De Soto.

Fist seen in 1942 but only up until February of that year as civilian vehicle production was suspended until after the war when this ornament was used again from 1946 - 1948.  Made from die-cast zinc and chrome or gold plated and with a clear plastic wing, some illuminated from beneath.