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Plaque: Lindbergh

Object Number: 
INV.1792
Date: 
1927
Medium: 
Metal, paint
Dimensions: 
Overall: 5 1/8 x 5 x 1/8 in. ( 13 x 12.7 x 0.3 cm )
Description: 
Gold-painted metal plaque with openwork imagery related to Charles Lindbergh's historic Transatlantic flight, including circular portrait medallion and silhouettes of the Spirit of St. Louis and the Eiffel Tower; with two circular feel at base of frame and metal tab on back for upright display.
Gallery Label: 
Object was found in vertical file box labeled "Charles A. Lindbergh / Celebrations, June 1927 / Souvenirs / (badges, pins, flag, banners / plaque, horn, etc.)"
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group