Rye Bread, Soviet

Rye Bread, Soviet

     

This is a package of Russian Rye bread prepared for Soviet cosmonauts. The bread is divided into small cubes and sealed inside a plastic envelope. A cosmonaut can break off small bit-sized pieces without shedding crumbs inside the spacecraft. This specimen is unflown.

Donor Unknown

Country of Origin
USSR

Location
Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center, Chantilly, VA
Exhibit Station
Human Spaceflight

Type
PERSONAL EQUIPMENT-Food & Food Accessories

Materials
Celophane and bread
Dimensions
3-D: 15.9 x 6.4 x 1.9cm (6 1/4 x 2 1/2 x 3/4 in.)

This is a package of Russian Rye bread prepared for Soviet cosmonauts. The bread is divided into small cubes and sealed inside a plastic envelope. A cosmonaut can break off small bit-sized pieces without shedding crumbs inside the spacecraft. This specimen is unflown.

Donor Unknown

Country of Origin
USSR

Location
Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center, Chantilly, VA
Exhibit Station
Human Spaceflight

Type
PERSONAL EQUIPMENT-Food & Food Accessories

Materials
Celophane and bread
Dimensions
3-D: 15.9 x 6.4 x 1.9cm (6 1/4 x 2 1/2 x 3/4 in.)

ID: A19860096000