Medal, Chavez Flies the Alps, 1910

Image of this Object

Transferred from the Library of Congress, Science Division

Physical Description:
Silver commemorative medal of Chavez flight over the Alps; Obverse: relief of Chavez's Bleriot aircraft depicted with mountainscape background; Reverse: relief of an eagle depicted, embossed text "LE 23 SEPTEMBRE 1910 CHAVEZ PRANCHIT LE ALPS EN AEROPLANE"

Country of Origin
France

Type
AWARDS-Medals & Ribbons

Materials
White Metal Alloy
Silver Plating
Dimensions
3-D: 4 × 1.3cm (1 9/16 × 1/2 in.)

Transferred from the Library of Congress, Science Division

Physical Description:
Silver commemorative medal of Chavez flight over the Alps; Obverse: relief of Chavez's Bleriot aircraft depicted with mountainscape background; Reverse: relief of an eagle depicted, embossed text "LE 23 SEPTEMBRE 1910 CHAVEZ PRANCHIT LE ALPS EN AEROPLANE"

Country of Origin
France

Type
AWARDS-Medals & Ribbons

Materials
White Metal Alloy
Silver Plating
Dimensions
3-D: 4 × 1.3cm (1 9/16 × 1/2 in.)

ID: A19720080000