Lot #3177
Apollo 10 Flown Patch and Signed Photograph

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Estimate: $2500+

Description

Flown embroidered Apollo 10 patch carried into lunar orbit aboard the Lunar Module Snoopy, affixed to a red 11 x 14 cardstock presentation board signed in silver ink, “Gene Cernan, Apollo X—LMP, Snoopy & Charlie Brown, May 26, 2013.” Matted with the patch is a typed caption certifying its flown status, “This particular Apollo X Patch was one of a few carried by Tom Stafford and Gene Cernan in the LEM when they circled the Moon,” and a vintage color glossy NASA photo of the Apollo 10 crew, signed in black felt tip by Tom Stafford and Gene Cernan, with an unknown hand signing on behalf of John Young and adding the inscription, “To Tom Dolan, with special thanks and best wishes, Apollo X.” In fine condition, with light edge staining and minor surface loss to the mat, and many small holes to the small paper description.

Auction Info

  • Auction Title: Space
  • Dates: #619 - Ended October 21, 2021