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Playing Cards, Northwest Airlines

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Display Status:

This object is on display in the America by Air exhibition at the National Air and Space Museum in Washington, DC.

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum

Rights

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

Credit Line

Donated by Donald W. Nyrop

Materials

Card Stock

Dimensions

  • 3-D (Case, Closed): 22 × 15 × 3.6cm (8 11/16 × 5 7/8 × 1 7/16 in.)
  • 3-D (Card Deck, Each): 9 × 5.8 × 1.6cm (3 9/16 × 2 5/16 × 5/8 in.)

Country of Origin

United States of America

Physical Description

Northwest Airlines playing cards; 2 sets of standard poker cards and 2 sets of pinochle cards; Boeing 377 Stratocruiser Airliner depicted on the card.

Type

MEMORABILIA-Popular Culture

Inventory Number

A19900002000