Lot #8264
Apollo 13 Flown Kapton Foil

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Estimate: $200+

Description

Swatch of flown Kapton foil, .75″ x .25″, removed from the heat shield of the Apollo 13 Command Module Odyssey. The foil is housed in a small plastic pouch affixed to a 7 x 5 presentation sheet signed by NASA Recovery Team member Dick Williamson, in part: "I certify that I personally removed this foil from Odyssey after recovery aboard U.S.S. Iwo Jima on 17 April, 1970." In fine condition.

Auction Info

  • Auction Title: Space & Aviation
  • Dates: #581 - Ended April 16, 2020