FLOWN UNITED STATES FLAG FROM ASTP
Lot 358
THE STARS AND STRIPS CARRIED ON APOLLO-SOYUZ.
US$ 2,500 - 3,500
£1,500 - 2,100
Auction Details
The Space Sale New York
16 Jul 2009 13:00 EDT

Auction 17402
Lot Details
THE STARS AND STRIPS CARRIED ON APOLLO-SOYUZ.
Flown Flag, silk, 6 by 4 inches. Carried on ASTP. Mounted with a 3½-inch Beta cloth mission emblem, surrounded by signatures of the five crew members and a print of Robert McCall's painting illustrating the moment just before docking. Together on 20 by 16 inch white mat board.

Flown flag displayed with all five crew members signatures and the mission emblem. The caption below the flag reads: “This flag was flown on the first international space mission, Apollo/Soyuz, July 15-24, 1975.” Signed by Astronauts Tom Stafford, D. K. Slayton, Vance Brand and by Cosmonauts Aleksei Leonov and Valery Kubasov.
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