Lot #40
Early Aviation: Amelia Earhart

Early Aviation: Amelia Earhart
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Description

Early Aviation: Amelia Earhart

Original wing red fabric swatch, 2 x 2, excised from Earhart's Lockheed Vega 5B. The swatch is affixed to a 15 x 20 piece of textured cover stock paper with a 10 x 8 photo of Earhart standing alongside the plane, with a printed description of her flights and records set in this aircraft. Matted and framed to an overall size of 16.25 x 20.25. Also includes a 2 x 2 swatch of fabric taken from the Douglas World Cruiser #2 ‘Chicago,’ the first Douglas Cruiser to complete an around-the-world flight. The chestnut brown fabric is affixed to a 15 x 20 piece of textured cover stock paper with a 10 x 8 photo of four planes, and a printed description of the flight, matted and framed to an overall size of 16.5 x 21. In fine condition. RR Auction COA.

Auction Info

  • Auction Title: Space and Aviation Auction
  • Dates: May 15 - May 22