Lot #146
Gus Grissom

Grissom’s NASA portrait presented to and certified by his brother
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Grissom’s NASA portrait presented to and certified by his brother

Vintage glossy 8 x 9.75 NASA photo of Grissom in a jacket and tie, with a Mercury-Atlas rocket in the background, signed in blue ballpoint, “Virgil I. Grissom.” Accompanied by a letter of authenticity from Gus’s brother Lowell, which states, “I…do hereby certify that the attached photo was signed and given to me by my brother…shortly after he was selected as one of the original seven Mercury astronauts in 1959.” In fine condition, with a slightly trimmed top edge. Pre-certified Steve Zarelli and RR Auction COA.

Auction Info

  • Auction Title: Space & Aviation Auction
  • Dates: November 14 - November 21

This item is Pre-Certified by STEVE ZARELLI
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