Spoons, Thor Solberg

Spoons, Thor Solberg

     

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

Physical Description:
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.

Country of Origin
Norway

Type
MEMORABILIA-People

Materials
Silver
Dimensions
Overall: 4 1/2 x 1 11/16in. (11.5 x 4.3cm)

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

Physical Description:
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.

Country of Origin
Norway

Type
MEMORABILIA-People

Materials
Silver
Dimensions
Overall: 4 1/2 x 1 11/16in. (11.5 x 4.3cm)

ID: A19640009000