Lot #2574
Jeff Hoffman's STS-61 Flown Sky and Telescope Magazine Cover

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Estimate: $200+

Description

Jeff Hoffman's flown cover from the November 1993 issue of Sky & Telescope magazine carried on STS-61, 8.25 x 10.75, signed in the lower left in silver ink by Hoffman (tracing over an initial signing attempt in gold). The cover story, "Fixing HST," detailed the task at hand for STS-61, the first Hubble Space Telescope servicing mission, and included "Astronaut Jeff Hoffman's personal preview of the historic flight." Affixed to a slightly larger cardstock sheet and in very good to fine condition, with light handling wear and a central horizontal fold.

Provenance: From the personal collection of Jeff Hoffman.

Auction Info

  • Auction Title: Apollo 11 50th Anniversary
  • Dates: #559 - Ended June 20, 2019