Lot# 115 - Sales #3010-11 - NY 2016 Rarities Sales

  • Lot# : 115 Space Covers

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    Apollo 12 Cover Flown to Moon and Back,
    cacheted cover postmarked Houston TX Dec 10 1960 hand cancel after quarantine period, signed by crew members Alan Bean, Charles Conrad and Dick Gordon, on back side written notation «This envelope was flown to the moon on Apollo 15. Richard F. Gordon.", Very Fine and rare; 1984 E Diena certificate and 1984 sworn statement of Barbara F. Gordon
    Apollo 12 Lunar Module Pilot Richard "Dick" Gordon prepared a set of 87 envelopes with the intention of carrying them with him on the mission but in the end they were left behind. These covers were later carried by Jim Irwin on the Apollo 15 mission, allowing them to be regarded as flown, though on a different mission
    Start Price : 10,000 USD
    Current Opening : 10,000 USD
    Hammer price : 10,500 USD