Token, First Balloon Flight in America
Found in collection. Donor unknown at this time. Found on NASM premises.
First Balloon Flight in America commemorative wooden token; Obverse: blue stencil of a free gas balloon depicted, blue letter text "FIRST BALLOON FLIGHT IN AMERICA 1784, Baltimore, MD"; Reverse: blue stenciled letter text "FIRST MANNED AMERICAN BALLOON FLIGHT By Edward Warren on Peter Carnes Balloon JUNE 24, 1784, Emme Archives, BALTIMORE, MD"
- Country of Origin
- United States of America
- Overall: Wood
- 2-D - Unframed (H x W): 5.1cm (2 in. dia.)