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Title Delta Royal Service Cart
Date 1969
Collection Delta Air Lines Onboard Items
Object Name Cart, Food Service
Catalog Number 2000.31.1
Description Brass painted metal serving cart. Open-ended shelves with just a pole support on one side. Six hinged shelves fold up and secure with bracket for storage. Brown wood-grained laminate on each shelf section. Four large wheels swivel in all directions.
Depth (in) 12.5
Height (in) 33
Width (in) 31.5
Dimension Details Pieces: 1
Provenance From this cart, Royal Service First Class meals were served individually course by course on selected non-stop flights of two and a half hours or more. For the main course, flight attendants plated in the aisle from large dishes of steaks, vegetable and foil-wrapped baked potatoes on the carts. Also, used as a dessert cart and beverage cart.
Search Terms Delta Air Lines
Royal Service
First Class
Royal Service (1969)
Subjects Meals
Flight attendants
Credit line Gift of David Webb