Lot #8097
Apollo 17 Pair of 'White Eagle' Crew Patches

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Estimate: $200+

Description

Two examples of the Apollo 17 'White Eagle' crew patch made by A-B Emblem, 4″ in diameter, featuring white thread in the outline of the eagle and light blue thread in the border. One retains a "Made in U.S.A. by A-B Emblem Corp, Weaverville, N.C." label on the reverse. In fine condition, with adhesive remnants to reverse of one patch. From the collection of Dan Schaiewitz, who worked as Extravehicular Crew Training Engineer at KSC. View Dan's many Collect Space posts here. Engineer Dan Schaiewitz gives us a fascinating firsthand glimpse into his experiences on the cutting edge of space exploration during the Apollo missions, in this podcast.

Auction Info

  • Auction Title: Space & Aviation
  • Dates: #511 - Ended October 19, 2017