War & Peace: The T.F. Monti Private Model Collection
T.F. Monti named his collection WAR & PEACE. He chose WAR for the many models of wartime implements in the collection such as PT boats, fighter jets, cannons, and tanks. He chose PEACE for those models, depicting those things we enjoy during times of peace such as hot rods and fishing boats, racing planes and hot air balloons. The collection includes approximately 4,000 models. By December 30, 2004, T.F.’s acquisition included 1528 aircraft, 970 Automobiles, 963 Military Vehicles, 324 ships and boats, and 114 rockets and missiles.