Plate, Soup

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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

A20140383000

Physical Description

Ceramic soup plate with a hand-painted scene of a tethered balloon flying a French flag over a field with soldiers. Image is labeled "Le Balloon de Fleurus 1794" at the bottom. Center scene is surrounded by a floral motif on the edge of the plate.

Credit Line

Gift of the Norfolk Charitable Trust

Country of Origin

France

Medium

Plate, Soup

Dimensions

Overall: 24.8 × 24.8 × 2.5cm (9 3/4 in. × 9 3/4 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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