Flown printed fabric Virginia state flag, 5.5 x 3.75, and a flown 4″ diameter STS-27 crew patch, both carried on the STS-27 mission. Includes a 5.75 x 3.75 presentation card from the crew, reading: “Presented to Governor Gerald L. Baliles from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration. This Virginia state flag and crew patch were flown aboard the Space Shuttle ‘Atlantis,’ STS-27, December 2–6, 1988,” signed by Robert ‘Hoot’ Gibson, Guy Gardner, Bill Shepard, Jerry L. Ross, Mike Mullane, and James C. Fletcher. The three are attractively double-matted and framed to an overall size of 12 x 22. In fine condition. Pre-certified Steve Zarelli and RR Auction COA.
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