Medal, Chavez Flies the Alps, 1910

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
Silver
Dimensions
3-D: 1.3 x 4cm (1/2 x 1 9/16 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
Silver
Dimensions
3-D: 1.3 x 4cm (1/2 x 1 9/16 in.)

ID: A19720080000