We have always considered and collected these commercial masks and helmets as industries tribal art. Examples can be elegant in their simplicity or bazaar and complex. They are always unique, suprising and filled with personality.
1938 DeWald Model A501 – Yellow
This is one of the most unusual designs you will encounter in a Catalin radio. It makes for a nice contrast sitting in a collection. It is also the only truly figural design you will find. Interestingly enough the original DeWald home is only a few doors away from mine... $1200