Cast in smooth stainless steel with bold lettering over recessed panels of blue enamel. Solid 'contemporary' post-war design, functional and minimal. Industrial yet beautiful. The kind of object used by rocket scientists, architects and planners of gleaming modern cities.
The coolest mail box in Disneyland - maybe in the whole world.
Long-time Disney designer, now a self-employed art director, illustrator, writer, sculptor, and maker of things. Inconveniently enamored with outdated technology, and pretty much every kind of cultural aspect of the American early 1960s. Will pay big bucks to the guy who produces a plausible time machine. I also blog at Dinosaurs & Robots www.dinosaursandrobots.com