COSMONAUT KALERI'S TRAINING SUIT GLOVE.
Left hand glove from a "Sokol KV-2" ("Falcon" in Russian) pressure suit, manufactured by Zvezda. White nylon, leather palm, rubber digits. Cuff of blue anodized aluminum. Initials "K.A.Yu." near wrist.
Aleksandr Yuriyevich "Sasha" Kaleri is a veteran of extended stays on the Mir Space Station and the International Space Station. Born in Latvia, he has spent the second-longest time in space of any person. The present glove was used by him in training for one of his missions, and has his initials (in Russian order) on the wrist.
SIGNED on the back of the hand by Czechoslovak cosmonaut VLADIMIR REMEK, and German astronauts REINHOLD EWALD and GERHARD THIELE.