Lot #222

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An eclectic mix of approximately 40 pieces of paper currency, coins, and novelty pieces accumulated by Gene Cernan during a 1973 trip around the world; Apollo 15 and 16 DOD Support booklets; a softcover copy of On Course to the Stars, signed and inscribed by Blanche and Don Chaffee, Roger Chaffee’s parents; a commemorative display featuring a United States 29-cent postage stamp, 1 x 1.5, issued on August 31, 1992, honoring Theodore von Karman. Stamp is removably incorporated into an Apollo 01 commemorative display, featuring five coins of different denominations issued in 1967, to an overall size of 6.75 x 9.5; a lot of 36 unsigned vintage glossy NASA photos, both 8 x 10 and 10 x 8. Photos cover a wide range of subjects including mission and equipment preparations, crew photos, artist’s renditions of moon landings, training, and moon missions; and an 8 x 10 commemorative plaque, presented to Jim McDivitt, for his part in the Apollo 11 mission. In overall fine condition. RRAuction COA.

Auction Info

  • Auction Title: Space & Aviation IV
  • Dates: #396 - Ended November 29, 2012