A fine set of 20 solid sterling silver commemorative medals struck by the Franklin Mint from silver containing a small amount of metal carried aboard Apollo 13, housed in their original display card and presentation folder. The medallions measure approximately 1.25″ in diameter and depict the various stages of a lunar mission, from launch to recovery, on the front; all have the same lunar design on the reverse. In overall fine condition, with some light tarnishing. Accompanied by the Franklin Mint letter that originally accompanied the set, and a letter of provenance signed by astronaut Bill Pogue, certifying that the set originates from his personal collection.
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