This object is on display in the Boeing Aviation Hangar at the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center.
Date: ca. 1785
Country of Origin: France
Dimensions: 3-D: 5.7 x 5.7cm (2 1/4 x 2 1/4 in.)
Materials: Sevres Ceramic Porcelain
Physical Description:Porcelain cup; purple background; gold and blue trim; The side of the cup oposite the handle features and image that shows the ascent of Charles balloon pictured.
Sevres Porcelain Cup
J.A.C. Charles ascent, December 1, 1783
French, Circa 1785
Gift of William A.M. Burden
Gift of William A. M. Burden
Inventory number: A19750682000