Flown Louisiana state flag carried on the Apollo 14 mission, 6 x 4, signed and flight-certified in silver ink by Lunar Module Pilot Edgar Mitchell, “Flown to lunar orbit aboard Kittyhawk, Edgar Mitchell, Apollo 14.” Some skipping or irregular ink adhesion as well as light contrast against the dark blue fabric, and the flag sewn slightly cockeyed, otherwise fine condition. Accompanied by two photos of Mitchell signing the flag and a signed letter of provenance from Mitchell, in part: “The accompanying…Louisiana state flag…was indeed carried aboard Kittyhawk in my personal preference kit (PPK) serial number 1104. This is the only Louisiana state flag carried in my PPK.” The Leon Ford Collection. Pre-certified Steve Zarelli.
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