Flown printed fabric American flag, 5.75 x 4, flown aboard Apollo 17, signed in black ink on the white stripes, “This flag was carried to the moon aboard Command Module America, Apollo XVII Dec. 7–19, 1972, Gene Cernan, Commander Apollo XVII.” Flag is behind Lucite and affixed to an illustrated and engraved 15 x 13 presentation plaque, with an inscription that reads, “To Glenn F. Bailey, in recognition of his outstanding leadership and personal dedication in planning and directing procurement activities for the Johnson Space Center. From the early days of Space Task Group to the Space Shuttle era of today, he has provided procurement management that has contributed significantly to the success of the Nation’s manned space flight program.” Bottom has an engraved signature of Christopher Kraft. Expected light feathering to ink due to the nature of the material, otherwise fine condition. Pre-certified Steve Zarelli and RR Auction COA.
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