Lot #9204
Apollo-Soyuz: Deke Slayton's Flown Patch

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Estimate: $600+

Description

Deke Slayton's flown embroidered Apollo-Soyuz Test Project mission patch carried aboard the Apollo CSM-111 for nine days in space, measuring 4″ in diameter, and affixed to an attractive color 13 x 8.75 print depicting the two docked spacecraft floating high above the Earth's surface, signed in the lower left in gold ink by the artist, "Pamela Lee, 8/10." Archivally double-matted and framed to an overall size of 22 x 17.75. In fine condition. Accompanied by a certificate of authenticity signed by his wife, Bobbie Slayton, which reads in part: "This is to certify that this Apollo Soyuz crew patch belonged to my husband, Deke Slayton, and was flown on that mission in 1975. It was locked in his safe deposit box along with other flown memorabilia."

Auction Info

  • Auction Title: Space Exploration
  • Dates: #518 - Ended November 16, 2017