Flight-flown printed fabric American flag, 6 x 4, flown aboard Apollo 17 during the final flight to the moon. Flag is affixed to a 9.5 x 7.5 light blue backing. Matted with a small plaque that reads, “This flag, which was carried in the Command Module on the Apollo 17 mission, is presented to Harold V. Wainscott in appreciation for exemplary contributions to the success of the Apollo program,” and framed to an overall size of 12.5 x 10.5. Wainscott was an administrative services officer at NASA’s Marshall Space Flight Center. In fine condition. Wonderful association between the final lunar mission and one of the men who helped the Apollo 17 crew get there. RRAuction COA.
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