Flown original component from Gus Grissom’s Liberty Bell 7 Mercury spacecraft, recovered from the Atlantic Ocean on July 20, 1999. The piece measures approximately .5″ in diameter and is presented inside a 5.25 x 4.25 x 1.5 Lucite display with an image of the spacecraft as well as printed information about the recovery. Housed in its original presentation box. In fine condition. Accompanied by a certificate of authenticity from the Kansas Cosmosphere.
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