APOLLO 7 THROUGH 17 LION BROTHERS CREW EMBLEMS.
Cloth crew emblems, 11 total with sizes from 3½ to 5 inches in diameter. Manufactured by Lion Brothers, Owings Mills, MD beginning in 1968.
These cloth emblems are noted for their detailed embroidery and exceptional artistry of the official NASA designs. The Apollo 12 through 17 emblems have hallmarks in the form of their respective mission number "hidden" in the embroidery. Hallmarks are located in Apollo 12's Clipper ship dust trail, in a horse mane just below the sun for Apollo 13, upside-down in the white lunar surface for Apollo 14, just above the "D" in Worden on the Apollo 15 emblem, under the gold vector on the right for Apollo 16, and in the shoulder of Apollo for 17.