Lot #8093
Apollo 16 Coin, Certificate, and Ephemera Collection

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Estimate: $200+

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Description

Collection of materials related to Apollo 16, including: a 1.25″ diameter commemorative medal designed by the Italian sculptor Constantino Affer, presented to Dan Schaiewitz by KSC CSD (Crew Systems Division) in recognition of his designing and coordinating the fabrication of a water cooling system for the Apollo 16 astronauts during KSC EVA Crew Training; an RCA certificate presented to Schaiewitz "for his participation in the successful Apollo 16 Mission, April 16-28, 1972"; a packet of eleven color 11 x 8.5 lithographs depicting various aspects of the mission; an "On the Moon with Apollo 16" booklet; two identical NASA "Mission Report" newsletters on Apollo 16; two KSC Apollo 16 pamphlets; four identical Manned Spacecraft Center bulletins about Apollo 16; a Marshall Space Flight Center pamphlet about the Manned Lunar Roving Vehicle; and an "Apollo 16 Mission Profile" booklet. In overall very good to fine condition. 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: October 12 - October 19