Lot #8332
Neil Armstrong Apollo 11 Patch

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Estimate: $500+

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Description

An original orange-bordered Lion Brothers Apollo 11 mission patch, measuring 4″ in diameter, from the personal collection of Neil Armstrong; he originally donated it to be used as a prize for a Naval League golf tournament. In fine condition. Accompanied by a copy of an unsigned letter from Armstrong, in part: "Enclosed is an Apollo 11 Space Suit Patch. It was not on my suit, but it is one of the same original batch used on the flight. Also accompanied by copies of some e-mail correspondence confirming the patch's provenance.

Auction Info

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