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Title Pan American President Special Saucer
Date late 1950s
Collection Pan American Onboard Items
Object Name Saucer
Catalog Number 2014.160.25
Description White china saucer with black spirals. From the "Script" pattern of Rosenthal's Continental China collection.
Artist/Maker Rosenthal
Artist 2/Maker 2 Loewy, Raymond
Diameter (in) 6
Height (in) 0.75
Provenance Rosenthal's Continental China "Script" and "Charcoal" patterns were designed for mix-and-match use by famous industrial designer Raymond Loewy and sold to the public.

Pan American selected the two china collections for its "President Special," deluxe first class service offered from New York to London, Paris, Rio de Janeiro and Buenos Aires. Pan Am's regular first class service was simply called "The President." Source: The Virtual Pan Am Museum and
Search Terms Pan American World Airways (Pan Am)
First Class
President Special
Subjects Dishes
Transatlantic travel
Latin American travel
Credit line Delta Flight Museum
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