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Display Status This object is on display in the Early Flight at the National Air and Space Museum in Washington, DC Early Flight
Object Details
Country of Origin France Type AWARDS-Medals & Ribbons Physical Description Louis Bleriot commemorative medal; Obverse: relief profile bust of Bleriot wearing a leather flying helmet with the English Channel behind with a Bleriot aircraft depicted, embossed text "TRAVERSEE DE LA MANCHE LOUIS BLERIOT, 25 JUILLET 1909", enscribed text "H. FUGERE"; Reverse: Blank Dimensions 3-D: 18.7 × 1 × 19.8cm (7 3/8 × 3/8 × 7 13/16 in.)
Materials Non-Magnetic White Metal Alloy (Possible Pewter or Other Lead Alloy)
Paper
Adhesive Tape
Ink
Inventory Number A19720174000 Credit Line Transferred from the Library of Congress, Science Division Data Source National Air and Space Museum Restrictions & Rights Usage conditions apply
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