Lot #6418
Apollo 11 Thermal Foil and Sticker

Apollo 11 Thermal Foil and Sticker
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Estimate: $200+

Description

Apollo 11 Thermal Foil and Sticker

Flown .75 x .25 swatch of Kapton foil removed from the Apollo 11 Lunar Module Eagle. Affixed to a limited edition 8.5 x 5.5 Challenger Society information sheet, numbered 32/125, reading, in part: “The affixed swatch is an actual piece of thermal foil which was attached to ‘Eagle,’ LM #5, the Apollo 11 lunar module. The foil, which was part of a cover patch over an access area, was removed from the LM prior to the moon mission.” Also included is a rare 5 x 5.5 Grumman LM-5 sticker, as well as an unflown cut-sample of four large swatches of Apollo lunar module Kapton thermal blanket, ranging in size from 2 x 8.25 to .75 x 1.75, affixed to an information sheet from Ken Havekotte. In fine condition. From the collection of aerospace memorabilia specialist Ken Havekotte.

Auction Info

  • Auction Title: Space And Aviation Auction
  • Dates: #474 - Ended April 21