This object is not on display at the National Air and Space Museum. It is either on loan or in storage.
Collection Item Summary:
These spoons commemorate the crossing of the Atlantic by Liev Erikson in 1000 and the flight of Thor Solberg following the same route by air in 1935.
Collection Item Long Description:
National Air and Space Museum
Do not reproduce without permission from the Smithsonian Institution, National Air and Space Museum
Donated by Dr. Erwin L. Ray
3-D: 11.4 × 4.4 × 1.9cm (4 1/2 × 1 3/4 × 3/4 in.)
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Country of Origin
silver commemorative spoon; Spoon 2: relief of Thor Solberg and his aircraft depicted on the handle and map of route from Norway to Greenland depicted in spoon.