Lot #8426
Apollo 17 Flown Flag

American flag carried into lunar orbit during Apollo 17
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Estimate: $2000+

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Description

American flag carried into lunar orbit during Apollo 17

Flown American flag carried into lunar orbit aboard the Command Module America during the Apollo 17 mission, 5.75 x 4, affixed to a light blue mount with a small plaque that reads: “This flag, which was carried in the Command Module on the Apollo 17 mission, is presented to Harold V. Wainscott in appreciation for exemplary contributions to the success of the Apollo program.” Framed to an overall size of 12.5 x 10.5. In fine condition. Accompanied by various material related to Wainscott, an administrative services officer at NASA’s Marshall Space Flight Center. An appealing flown association between the final Apollo mission and one of the men who helped make possible their lunar voyage.

Auction Info

  • Auction Title: Space & Aviation
  • Dates: October 12 - October 19