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Title Pan Am First Class Pâté Serving Dish
Date late 1980s-ca.1991
Collection Pan American Onboard Items
Object Name Dish, Serving
Catalog Number 2017.11.7
Description A-B. 2-piece covered serving dish in shape of a white duck with yellow-orange beak. Painted terracotta. No Pan Am markings. Glue residue on bottom.
Depth (in) 4.25
Height (in) 5
Width (in) 8.5
Dimension Details Dimensions taken with duck in profile.
Provenance Held pâté served by flight attendants from the hors d'oeuvre cart in First Class on flights originating from Paris.

For Frankfurt-originating flights, the pâté dish had a green base with a lid shaped like a brown boar. Neither covered dish had Pan Am markings.
Search Terms Pan American World Airways (Pan Am)
First Class
Paris, France
Subjects Dishes
Transatlantic travel
Credit line Gift of Marie Force