Lot #2544
Deke Slayton's Apollo-Soyuz Crew Patch and Beta Cloth Patch

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Estimate: $200+

Description

Two items from the personal collection of astronaut Deke Slayton: a white 5.5 x 5.75 swatch of Beta cloth featuring the Apollo-Soyuz Test Project mission insignia; and an embroidered Apollo-Soyuz Test Project mission crew patch, measuring 4″ in diameter. In overall fine condition. Accompanied by a letter of provenance from Bobbie Slayton for the crew patch, in part: "This is to certify that this Apollo Soyuz crew patch belonged to my husband, Deke Slayton. It was locked in his safe deposit box along with other flown memorabilia.”

Auction Info

  • Auction Title: Space & Aviation
  • Dates: #569 - Ended October 17, 2019