Lot #9012
Apollo 11 Omega Commemorative Photograph Boxed Set

Estimate: $600+

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Rare set of oversized souvenir color photographs commemorating Apollo 11, housed in a special box depicting the lunar surface, with folder inside bearing the facsimile signatures of the Apollo 11 crew and a presentation statement: "This souvenir box is dedicated by Omega to its friends in commemoration of the most sensational exploit of all times, during which Omega became the first watch ever worn on the moon." The interesting set features a four-page introduction, plus 20 images from the American space program printed on high-gloss 15.25 x 19.25 paperstock: among these are images of Earth from space, the iconic Apollo 11 lunar footprint, and the classic 'visor shot' photograph of Buzz Aldrin during his EVA. Also includes a presentation card from the Norman M. Morris Corporation, a distributor of Omega watches in the United States. In fine condition.

Auction Info

  • Auction Title: Space Exploration and Aviation
  • Dates: March 17, 2023 - April 20, 2023