Lot #8038
Vostok 6 Parachute Segments

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Estimate: $200+

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Description

Three segments cut from the flown Vostok 6 parachute that allowed cosmonaut Valentina Tereshkova to return safely to Earth after becoming the first woman in space, displayed on an 8.5 x 11 certificate signed by Ricky Lanclos. In fine condition. Accompanied by a letter of authenticity in Cyrillic. From the collection of aerospace memorabilia specialist Ken Havekotte.

Auction Info

  • Auction Title: Space and Aviation Auction
  • Dates: April 13 - April 20