Plate, Warming

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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.

Inventory Number

A20140381000

Physical Description

Ceramic warming plate with printed brown-on-white decoration. Center scene shows a balloon ascension over a city with a cheering crowd below. Rim of plate and sides of hot-water chamber are decorated with a grapes and vines motif.

Credit Line

Gift of the Norfolk Charitable Trust

Medium

Plate, Warming

Dimensions

Overall: 27.6 × 25.7 × 5.2cm (10 7/8 × 10 1/8 × 2 1/16 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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