Flown printed fabric Vatican flag, 6 x 4.25, flown into orbit on the Apollo 9 flight. Flag is affixed to an 11 x 14 mount stating, “Carried into space during the flight of Apollo IX, 3–13 March 1969,” and signed at the bottom in black felt tip by all three astronauts, Jim McDivitt, Dave Scott, and Rusty Schweickart. In fine condition. Originates from McDivitt’s personal collection and is accompanied by a certificate of authenticity from Novaspace. Pre-certified Steve Zarelli and RR Auction COA.
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