Medal, Medaille de Aeronautique, Jacqueline Cochran

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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.

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum

Restrictions & Rights

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

Credit Line

Donated by Jaqueline Cochran

Materials

  • Bronze
  • Enamel
  • Gold Plating
  • Silk
  • Ink

Dimensions

3-D: 4.1 × 1 × 8.3cm (1 5/8 × 3/8 × 3 1/4 in.)

Country of Origin

France

Physical Description

Medaille de Aeronautique presented to Jacqueline Cochran; Obverse: relief profile bust of female wearing a leather flying helmet, gold letter text "HONNEUR ET PATRIE", red enamel background; Reverse: embossed text "MEDAILLE DE AERONAUTIQUE"; blue silk ribbon

Type

AWARDS-Medals & Ribbons

Inventory Number

A19650065000

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