Orville Wright Brothers Signed "first Flight" Photo - Unique
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Orville Wright Brothers Signed "first Flight" Photo - Unique:
OWN A UNIQUE PIECE OF AVATION HISTORY
The Perfect Gift for Your Aviation Collector
Orville signed this photograph of the first flight and placed it in apresentation format -- framed, matted and under glass. Engraving on the matreads:December 17, 1903, First Aeroplane Flight, Kitty Hawk, N.C.Orville Wright hand signed, using fountain pen,in the left-hand corner of the photo.
This is an actual glossy black and whitephotograph rather than the more commonly seen newspaper or card stock variety. The frame measures approximately 9 1/2" x 11 1/2" with the photo being approx.5 by 7 inches,and the piece remains in its originalframe never opened.
The signature (authenticated by
Sloan's sale House in Washington,DC)is completely legible.
The framed photograph has beenpreserved out of artificialand
natural light for over15 years.
ABOUT THE FIRST FLIGHT AND HISTORIC PHOTOGRAPH
112 years ago on December 17, 1903Orville Wright, along with his brother Wilbur, launched into history with the first ever manned powered flight with Orville at the controls. The Wright Brothers were the first to fly a self-propelled airplane. The event was captured byJohn T. Daniels,an employee at the Kill Devils Hills, NCLife-Saving Station.
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