Test Wing Surface, Langley

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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.

Date

1887-1903

Inventory Number

A19820836000

Physical Description

Faded and extremely worn white cloth sandwiched between two layers of flat wooden supports with small nails. The is frayed and torn and many areas and shows signs of water damage.

Credit Line

Transferred from the Smithsonian Institution to the United States National Museum.

Country of Origin

United States of America

Materials

  • Wood
  • Fabric
  • Iron Alloy

Dimensions

  • 3-D: 32.7 × 32.1 × 7.6cm (1 ft. 7/8 in. × 1 ft. 5/8 in. × 3 in.)
  • Storage: 45.1 × 41 × 10.8cm (1 ft. 5 3/4 in. × 1 ft. 4 1/8 in. × 4 1/4 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

EQUIPMENT-Test