Plate, Commemorative

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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.

Inventory Number

A20141021000

Physical Description

Ceramic plate commemorating Lindbergh’s flight from New York to Paris in 1927. Plate is yellow with a gilded edge. Center is printed with a portrait of Lindbergh over a scene of the Spirit of St. Louis, the Statue of Liberty, and the Eiffel tower, surrounded by a frame of poppies. Text included in scene: "Commemorating Col. Lindbergh. First to navigate the air in continuous flight from New York to Paris-1927."

Credit Line

Gift of the Norfolk Charitable Trust

Country of Origin

United States of America

Medium

Plate, Commemorative

Dimensions

Overall: 21.9 × 21.6 × 2.5cm (8 5/8 in. × 8 1/2 in. × 1 in.)

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum

Restrictions & Rights

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

Type

ART-Miscellaneous

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