Lot #90
Race to the Moon Flown Artifacts Display

Race to the Moon Flown Artifacts Display
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Description

Race to the Moon Flown Artifacts Display

Beautiful acrylic display containing flown artifacts from all major steps of NASA’s ‘race to the moon,’ measuring 7 x 4 x 1, with each swatch identified below. Flown artifacts are heat shield from Mercury-Atlas 9, heat shield from Gemini 12, heat shield from Apollo 8, and Kapton foil from Apollo 11. Also included in the display is a fragment of ‘real moonrock’ from lunar meteorite NWA 4881. In fine condition. Accompanied by a certificate of authenticity from Space Flori, stating that this acrylic display is number 17 of 25 produced.

Auction Info

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