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flight officer’s briefcase: Pan American Airways, Martin M-130 “China Clipper”

Date:c. 1935
Maker:Pan American Airways, Inc.
Medium:leather, metal
Dimensions:15 x 15 3/4 x 2 inches (38.1 x 40 x 5.1 cm)
Credit Line:Gift of the Pan Am Historical Foundation
Accession Number:2002.061.002
Collection:Aviation Museum
Category:Equipment
Subcategory:Flight deck / Cockpit
Airline:Pan American Airways (Pan American World Airways)
Aircraft:Martin M-130 China Clipper
Description

Distressed brown leather valise with "PAA / China Clipper" and winged globe logo in gold letters on front; two vertical straps with metal buckles on exterior, metal flap lock (missing portion on flap) and brown leather handle attached with two metal rings; seven interior leather pockets for document storage.