RARE GOLD-PLATED MEDALLION FROM GEMINI 11.
Flown Gemini 11 medallion made of gold-plated sterling silver, 1 x ¾ inches. The crew mission emblem is on the obverse with the engraving of "Gemini XI, Sept. 12 - 15, 1966," the mission dates. Affixed to (and removable from) a 4 x 6½ inch Autograph Manuscript Note by CHARLES CONRAD.
CHARLES CONRAD'S provenance note reads: "This gold plated sterling silver medallion flew aboard the Gemini XI spacecraft during September 12-15, 1966. The mission accomplished a rendezvous in less than one orbit of the Earth and set a world altitude record 850 miles. It is from my personal collection."