Lot #3653
Peenemunde

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Estimate: $300+

Description

Scarce graphite steering vane, 8.5″ x 5.5″ x 2″, used on a German A-5 test rocket, the forerunner to the A-4 / V-2 rocket, with front and underside engraved with matching part number: “00536.” This steering vane was recovered at the Peenemunde rocket test center in northern Germany on the Baltic coast. In fine condition, with expected signs of use.

Auction Info

  • Auction Title: Space
  • Dates: #607 - Ended April 22, 2021