Watch, Celestial Navigation, Longines, Lindbergh Hour Angle, Charles Lindbergh

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Display Status:

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

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum

Restrictions & Rights

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

Designer

  • Captain Philip Van Horn Weems
  • Charles A. Lindbergh

Owner

Charles A. Lindbergh

Distributor

Weems System of Navigation

Credit Line

Transferred from the United States Air Force Museum

Materials

metal, glass, leather

Dimensions

3-D: 11 × 5.5 × 1.3cm (4 5/16 × 2 3/16 × 1/2 in.)

Country of Origin

United States of America

Physical Description

Watch developed and used by Lindbergh in celestial navigation.

Type

PERSONAL EQUIPMENT-Special Devices

Inventory Number

A20130111000