Pin, 25th Anniversary Yuri Gagarin's flight

Pin, 25th Anniversary Yuri Gagarin's flight

     

This pin celebrates the 25th anniversary of Yuri Gagarin's 1961 flight as the first person in space. It is part of a large collection of pins donated to the National Museum of American History by Timothy Connelly, whose father assembled the collection. The space-related pins were later transferred to the National Air and Space Museum.

Gift of Timothy Connelly

Country of Origin
Union of Soviet Socialist Republics

Manufacturer
Unknown
Astronaut
Yuri Gagarin

Type
MEMORABILIA-Events

Materials
Non-magnetic Metal
Paint
Dimensions
3-D (Pin): 3 × 2.5 × 0.6cm (1 3/16 × 1 × 1/4 in.)
Storage: 13 × 10.2 × 0.6cm (5 1/8 × 4 × 1/4 in.)

This pin celebrates the 25th anniversary of Yuri Gagarin's 1961 flight as the first person in space. It is part of a large collection of pins donated to the National Museum of American History by Timothy Connelly, whose father assembled the collection. The space-related pins were later transferred to the National Air and Space Museum.

Gift of Timothy Connelly

Country of Origin
Union of Soviet Socialist Republics

Manufacturer
Unknown
Astronaut
Yuri Gagarin

Type
MEMORABILIA-Events

Materials
Non-magnetic Metal
Paint
Dimensions
3-D (Pin): 3 × 2.5 × 0.6cm (1 3/16 × 1 × 1/4 in.)
Storage: 13 × 10.2 × 0.6cm (5 1/8 × 4 × 1/4 in.)

ID: A20050478000