A red flight case, 1970s-1980s
Lot 63W
A Grateful Dead red flight case, 1970s-1980s
Sold for US$ 13,200 inc. premium

Lot Details
A Grateful Dead red flight case, 1970s-1980s
Used to transport stage equipment mainly on airplanes (but also on ships and in trucks) while touring; case is made of sturdy wood painted bright red, has metal reinforcements around frame and corners, has four wheels on bottom, two handles on either end; opens on hinges to reveal four wooden drawers; front of case has very faded stenciling in white paint reading "Grateful Dead / Electrical Equipment" along with a Grateful Dead sticker affixed to center; two additional GD stickers appear on side of case, though they're mostly worn off. (Please note this case is now heavily distressed and damaged due to years of travel and use.)
31 x 23 x 24in
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