Lot #2698
NASA Group of (23) Lunar Photographs

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Estimate: $800+

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Description

Collection of 23 original vintage glossy 10 x 8 black-numbered NASA photographs taken during the Apollo missions to the moon, nearly all showing the lunar surface. Includes one from Apollo 8, seven from Apollo 10, three from Apollo 11, three from Apollo 12, four from Apollo 14, four from Apollo 15, and one from Apollo 17. Images include lunar features such as the Mare Crisium, Rima Ariadaeus, Sinus Medii, Mons Hadley, and the craters 'Triesnecker,' 'Sabine,' 'Papaleksi,' 'Daguerre,' 'Madler,' 'Theophilus,' 'Lebedinskiy,' 'St. George,' and 'Joliot.' Additional images include the Apollo 15 launch and splashdown, and Harrison Schmitt beside a huge split boulder at the Apollo 17 Taurus-Littrow landing site. In overall fine condition, with a ragged edge to one of the Apollo 14 photographs.

Auction Info

  • Auction Title: Space & Aviation
  • Dates: October 11 - October 17