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Materials:
Copper Alloy
Protective Coating
Dimensions:
3-D: 0.6 × 7.3cm (1/4 × 2 7/8 in.)
Type:
AWARDS-Medals & Ribbons
Country of Origin:
France
Physical Description:
Copper French-Romanian Aerial Navigation commemorative medal; Obverse: relief of a biplane flying over a map of Europe with air routes between France and Romania depicted, embossed text "COMPAGNIE FRANCO ROUMAINE DE NAVIGATION AERIENNE, FONDEEen AUPIL 1920 PAR ARISTIDE BLANK, PARIS PRAGUE VARSOVIE VIENNE BUDAPEST BELGRADE BUCAREST CONSTANTINOPLE"; Reverse: relief of an aircraft flying over a horse drawn carriage and motor car depicted, embossed text "QUAE SINT QUAE FUERINT QUAEMOX VENTURA TRAHANTUR".
Credit Line:
Donated by the Institute of Aeronautical Sciences Inc.
Inventory Number:
A19640342000
Restrictions & Rights:
Do not reproduce without permission from the Smithsonian Institution, National Air and Space Museum
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19640342000