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Catalog Data

Medium:
Plate, Soup
Dimensions:
Overall: 24.8 × 24.8 × 2.5cm (9 3/4 in. × 9 3/4 in. × 1 in.)
Type:
ART-Miscellaneous
Country of Origin:
France
Physical Description:
Ceramic soup plate with a hand-painted scene of a tethered balloon flying a French flag over a field with soldiers. Image is labeled "Le Balloon de Fleurus 1794" at the bottom. Center scene is surrounded by a floral motif on the edge of the plate.
Credit Line:
Gift of the Norfolk Charitable Trust
Inventory Number:
A20140383000
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_A20140383000