Lot #4464
Expedition 38/39 Flown Utensils

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Estimate: $1200+

Description

Astronaut Rick Mastracchio's flown utensil kit used aboard the International Space Station during Expedition 38/39, containing two spoons, a fork, a knife, and scissors. The four pieces of dinnerware are engraved "Shuttle" on the handles, and the scissors have a small piece of blue Velcro to the reverse. Includes the original plastic bag with blue Velcro dot on the back, labeled on the front: "Utensil Kit Assy., P/N SED48100152-307." These were used by Mastracchio on orbit during his 188-day stay and returned to Earth on SpaceX CRS3. In fine condition, with expected wear from use. Accompanied by a letter of provenance from Astronaut Rick Mastracchio. From the collection of astronaut Rick Mastracchio, who flew on STS-106, STS-118, STS-131, and Soyuz TMA-11M (Expedition 38/39).

Auction Info

  • Auction Title: Space & Aviation
  • Dates: #594 - Ended October 15, 2020