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.

Inventory Number

A20130111000

Physical Description

Watch developed and used by Lindbergh in celestial navigation.

Credit Line

Transferred from the United States Air Force Museum

Designer

  • Captain Philip Van Horn Weems
  • Charles A. Lindbergh

Owner

Charles A. Lindbergh

Distributor

Weems System of Navigation

Country of Origin

United States of America

Materials

metal, glass, leather

Dimensions

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

PERSONAL EQUIPMENT-Special Devices