Lot #3676
Amelia Earhart Lockheed Vega 5B Wing Fabric

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Estimate: $400+

Description

Flown fabric presentation created by the Smithsonian Institution National Air and Space Museum featuring an affixed dark red 2 x 2 swatch excised from Amelia Earhart's Lockheed Vega 5B, which helped Earhart become the first female pilot to fly solo nonstop across the Atlantic. The swatch is affixed to its original 15 x 20 informational poster. Framed to a slightly larger size. In fine condition. Accompanied by the original information packet issued by the National Air and Space Museum.

Auction Info

  • Auction Title: Space
  • Dates: #607 - Ended April 22, 2021