These spoons commemorate the crossing of the Atlantic by Liev Erikson in 1000 and the flight of Thor Solberg following the same route by air in 1935.
Donated by Dr. Erwin L. Ray
Country of Origin: Norway
Overall: 4 1/2 x 1 11/16in. (11.5 x 4.3cm)
Two silver commemorative spoons; Spoon 1: relief of Leif Eriksson and a Viking ship depicted on the handle and map of route from Norway to Greenland in spoon; Spoon 2: relief of Thor Solberg and his aircraft depicted on the handle and map of route from Norway to Greenland depicted in spoon.