Lot #7047
Friendship 7 Artifact Display

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Estimate: $200+

Description

Limited edition acrylic display featuring a small piece of insulation from John Glenn's Friendship 7 capsule [attested to as flown by Florian Noller], and an unflown piece of the umbilical cable that connected the MA-6 Atlas rocket to the gantry. Each segment measures about .25″ x .25″, and the acrylic block measures 5″ x 3″ x 1″. In fine condition. Accompanied by a certificate of authenticity from Florian Noller, noting that only 50 of these displays were made, and that the flown fragment originated from the collection of NASA employee Paul M. Sturtevant.

Auction Info

  • Auction Title: Space Exploration
  • Dates: #646 - Ended October 20, 2022