No. 8. Mort de Pilatre de Rozier et de Romain.


Display Status:

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

Inventory Number


Physical Description

  • No. 8 from a series of collecting cards about ballooning. Each has a printed image on the front, with description of the event in French on the reverse. 'Collection 476. Romanet & Cie. Imp. Edit. Paris.'
  • No. 8: Image shows the ballooning accident that killed de Rozier and Romain. Uncolored images around the main scene show monuments and their balloon.

Credit Line

Gift of the Norfolk Charitable Trust


Cards, Collecting


2-D - Unframed (H x W): 11.3 × 15.2cm (4 7/16 in. × 6 in.)

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum

Restrictions & Rights

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



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