Lot #8352
Apollo 15 NASM 'Exploring the Moon' Model

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Estimate: $200+

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Description

Superbly detailed model of a lunar rover with Apollo astronaut, entitled "Exploring the Moon," measures approximately 7 x 4.25 x 4, hand-casted and -painted by Code 3 Collectibles and jointly developed with the Smithsonian Institution for the National Air and Space Museum collection. Three components attach to the rover chassis: the high-gain antenna, navigation console, and television camera, the latter of which has snapped cleanly from front and could easily be fixed. Includes display cover and 12 x 9.5 x 1.5 base with engraved plate; base is sculpted to represent the lunar surface with tire tracks. In fine condition.

Auction Info

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