Display Head, Alan Shepard
This wax head is modeled on the features of astronaut Alan Shepard, the first U.S. Astronaut. The head was constructed to resemble Alan Shepard, and was placed inside the anthropomorphic suit on display inside the capsule "Freedom 7", launched on May 5, 1961.
Transferred from NASA -Manned Spacecraft Center in 1961.
Transferred from NASA - Manned Spacecraft Center
- Country of Origin
- United States of America
- Alan B. Shepard Jr.
- Washington Wax Works
- PERSONAL EQUIPMENT-Miscellaneous
- Plastic Foam
- Approximate: 6 in. deep x 11 in. tall x 7 in. wide (15.24 x 27.94 x 17.78cm)