Plate

Object Number: 
2002.1.3589
Date: 
1927
Medium: 
Ceramic
Dimensions: 
8 1/2 x 8 1/2 x 3/4 in.
Description: 
A bright yellow plate, square with rounded corners and molded on the front with panels like radiating rays around a smooth central circular field with a multicolored applied transfer showing a young Charles Lindbergh encircled by red poppies above a banner marked "Col. Lindbergh" below an image of the plane marked "Spirit Of St. Louis", and next to the Statue of Liberty, marked "New York", and the Eiffel Tower, marked "Paris". A caption reads "Commemorating/ First to navigate the air/ in continuous flight/ from New York to Paris/ 1927".
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group