Uncommon matchbook display commemorating the Apollo program, consisting of twelve unused matchbooks for Apollo missions 7 through 17, with two for the Apollo 13 mission. The covers for Apollos 10 through 17 feature the respective mission emblem. Each matchbook approximately measures 2 x 2, and are mounted and framed with an Astronautics Specialties information sheet to an overall size of 19.5 x 23.5. The sheet reads, in part: "Each of these Apollo covers are original covers produced for the prime crew of each manned Apollo flight. Registered on: November 29, 1971, Serial No: 0873." Center of display reserved for additional matchbooks. Frame backing retains the original Astronautics Specialities, Inc., label. In fine condition.
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