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Manufacturer:
Pioneer Instrument Co.  Search this
Pilot:
Wiley Post  Search this
Materials:
HAZMAT: Cadmium
Aluminum Alloy
Unknown Liquid
Paint
Radium Paint
Dimensions:
3-D: 13.3 × 14cm (5 1/4 in. × 5 1/2 in.)
Type:
INSTRUMENTS-Navigational
Physical Description:
Cylindrical glass tank of unidentified liquid encased in a round metal frame and bracket attached to the bottom of the frame. There is a compass dial floating loose within the liquid.
Inventory Number:
A20120156000
Restrictions & Rights:
Do not reproduce without permission from the Smithsonian Institution, National Air and Space Museum
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Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A20120156000