Flown Gemini 11 embroidered mission patch, measuring 4.25″ long. Accompanied by a handwritten letter of authenticity from Conrad which states, “This patch flew aboard Gemini XI during the period September 12–15, 1966. This flight accomplished a rendezvous in less than one orbit of the earth and set a world altitude record of 850 miles above the Earth.” Signed at the conclusion, “Charles Conrad, Jr., CDR. Gemini XI,” and also signed “Richard Gordon, Gemini XI Plt.” In fine condition. Flown items from the Gemini missions are considered relatively scarce. Pre-certified Steve Zarelli and RR Auction COA.
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