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Title Delta Royal Jet Service Coffee Cup
Date 1959
Collection Delta Air Lines Onboard Items
Object Name Cup, Coffee
Catalog Number 2002.1.8
Description Melamine plastic coffee cup. Coral color (Delta's Honey Beige) exterior, white interior. Delta Flying D logo on bottom.
Artist/Maker Plastic Inc., St. Paul, MN
Depth (in) 4.625
Height (in) 2
Width (in) 4.625
Dimension Details Pieces: 1
Provenance Produced for Delta's all-First Class Royal Jet Service with the DC-8 (Delta's first jet) in 1959, and the Convair 880 in 1960. This piece was in used until 1969.
Search Terms Delta Air Lines
Royal Jet Service
Subjects Coffee cups
Credit line Gift of Shirley Padelford Arnold in memory of her parents, Myron (Pat) and Alvera Padelford