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.

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

Gift of the Norfolk Charitable Trust

Medium

Plate, Commemorative

Dimensions

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

Country of Origin

United States of America

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."

Type

ART-Miscellaneous

Inventory Number

A20141021000

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