Cigar Box, Commemorative, Juan Trippe

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Display Status:

This object is not on display at the National Air and Space Museum. It is either on loan or in storage.

Collection Item Summary:

Cigar Box

This silver cigar box was made to commemorate the opening of Pan American’s first around-the-world service in 1947.

Gift of Juan T. Trippe

Collection Item Long Description:

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum

Restrictions & Rights

Do not reproduce without permission from the Smithsonian Institution, National Air and Space Museum

Manufacturer

Credit Line

Donated by Juan T. Trippe

Materials

Sterling silver, copper alloy?, wood, iron alloy?

Dimensions

3-D (Closed): 33 × 17 × 11.4cm (13 × 6 11/16 × 4 1/2 in.)

Country of Origin

United States of America

Physical Description

Silver, wood lined, engraved.

Type

MEMORABILIA-People

Inventory Number

A19791494000