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Container, Indium Antimonide Crystal

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This object is on display in the Space Science exhibition station at the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center.

Summary

Manufacturer: Unknown

Country of Origin: United States of America

Dimensions: 3-D: 16.5 x 16.5 x 19.1cm (6 1/2 x 6 1/2 x 7 1/2 in.)

Materials: Wood, metal, leather, fabric

This case is used for storing and transporting the sample of Indium Antimonide Crystal that was formed in space during the Skylab missions. The crystal sample and case were presented to President Gerald R. Ford and then transferred to the Museum in 1975.

Transferred from National Aeronautics and Space Administration

Inventory number: A19760043001

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