Model, Static, Verville-Sperry R-3

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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

Model Maker

George C. Lee

Credit Line

Model by George C. Lee

Materials

  • Wood - overall
  • Plastic - windscreen
  • Metal - landing gear and retracting mechanism

Dimensions

Model: 17.1 x 43.2 x 57.2cm (6 3/4 in. x 17 in. x 22 1/2 in.)

Country of Origin

United States of America

Date

1976

Physical Description

Wood, plastic and metal exhibit model of a Verville-sperry R-3 racing aircraft in overall silver paint scheme with gold wing radiators, with retractable landing gear. 1/16 scale. 1976.

Type

MODELS-Aircraft

Inventory Number

A19761251000