Lot #133
Jim McDivitt’s Apollo 9 Flown Grumman Tie Clip

Jim McDivitt’s Apollo 9 Flown Grumman Tie Clip
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Description

Jim McDivitt’s Apollo 9 Flown Grumman Tie Clip

Flown silver-tone Grumman tie clip carried on the Apollo 9 mission, measuring 1.75″ long, engraved with the mission name, “Apollo IX,” and featuring an emblem depicting the Lunar Module on the right side. Presented in a 4 x 4 display. In fine condition. Accompanied by the original Grumman box and a signed letter of provenance from Jim McDivitt, in full: “I certify that this LM tie clasp was flown aboard Apollo 9 and is from my personal collection.” The Lunar Module spacecraft was built for the Apollo program by contractor Grumman Aircraft.

Auction Info

  • Auction Title: Space and Aviation Auction
  • Dates: #451 - Ended April 23, 2015