Flying Goddess

Posted by
Harry (Apex, NC, United States) on 5 June 2018 in Art & Design and Portfolio.

This hood ornament is from an early 1930s Plymouth. There were two cars at the show with this emblem. I think it might also be called Winged Goddess.

SONY SLT-A77V 1/125 second F/20.0 ISO 3200 300 mm (35mm equiv.)

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pascale from Brussels, Belgium

very nice detail !

5 Jun 2018 6:01am

By Marie from Entre montagnes et Bretagne, France

Very beautiful emblême of mark. The metal is rendering well, it is a good photo

5 Jun 2018 6:42am

Ronnie 2¢ from Atlantic Shores, United Kingdom

Ah, those were the days . .

5 Jun 2018 7:19am

Existence Artistique from Angers, France


5 Jun 2018 8:02am

Hiro from Kyoto, Japan

excellent close up !

5 Jun 2018 9:34am

beach from Oshawa, Ontario, Canada

Beautiful. Too bad they don't make hood ornaments anymore. But I suppose they'd get yanked off in the mall parking lot.

5 Jun 2018 10:40am

Mhelene from Villiers-sur-Marne, France

Superb detail !

5 Jun 2018 1:33pm

Don from Spokane, United States

A fine close up of this hood ornamnet that is from the heyday of hood ornaments. Excellent picture of this one.

5 Jun 2018 2:42pm

sherri from Little Rock, Arkansas, United States

wow, don't you miss all the chrome and ornamental decorations on cars ?

neat way to fill the frame

5 Jun 2018 2:47pm

Devi from Chennai, India

lovely closeup...No such symbols or emblems these days !

5 Jun 2018 3:02pm

badtgv from provence, France

top 5*

5 Jun 2018 4:53pm

Elaine Hancock from Olney, United States

A spectacular hood ornament!

5 Jun 2018 11:00pm

Elizabeth Buckalew from Flagstaff, United States

I've not seen one of those - it's wonderful. I love your point of view - shows her off well!

10 Jun 2018 4:59am