Lot #6043
Historic Airplane Artifacts: Douglas World Cruiser and Fokker T-2

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Estimate: $200+

Description

Two desirable flown fabric presentations created by the Smithsonian Institution National Air and Space Museum, each measuring 15 x 20: one features a dark brown 2 x 2 swatch of fabric from the Douglas World Cruiser ‘Chicago’ that made the first around-the-world flight in 1924; and one featuring a dark brown 2 x 2 swatch of fabric from the Fokker T-2 piloted by Oakley Kelly and John Macready on the first nonstop transcontinental flight of the United States. In overall fine condition.

Auction Info

  • Auction Title: Space Auction
  • Dates: #526 - Ended April 19, 2018