National Air and Space Museum Trophy

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Display Status:

This object is on display in the Boeing Milestones of Flight Hall exhibition at the National Air and Space Museum in Washington, DC.

Collection Item Summary:

The National Air and Space Museum presents this trophy annually to recognize both past and present achievements involving the management or execution of a scientific or technological project, a distinguished career of service in air and space technology, or a significant contribution in chronicling the history of air and space technology. The trophy was created for the National Air and Space Museum by John Safer of Washington, D.C.

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

Designer

John Safer

Credit Line

Donated by John Safer

Materials

  • ARCHES - STAINLESS STEEL
  • BASE - BLACK MARBLE

Dimensions

3-D: 76.2 × 76.2 × 35.6cm, 45.4kg (30 × 30 × 14 in., 100lb.)

Country of Origin

United States of America

Physical Description

The National Air and Space Museum Trophy is comprised of two intersecting stainless arches supporting a center sphere. The arches are mounted on a square black marble base.

Type

AWARDS-Trophies

Inventory Number

A19850088000