US FLAG CARRIED ON THE LAST MANNED MISSION TO THE MOON.
Lot 290
US FLAG CARRIED ON THE LAST MANNED MISSION TO THE MOON.
Sold for US$ 8,750 inc. premium

Lot Details
US FLAG CARRIED ON THE LAST MANNED MISSION TO THE MOON.
FLOWN Apollo 17 United States flag, made from silk, 4 by 6 inches. Mounted on a certificate with an Apollo 17 image of the full earth and drawings of Apollo, Skylab, ASTP, and Shuttle space vehicles. Displayed with a night view of the Apollo 17 – Saturn V rocket on the launch pad in black and white. All mounted on and removable from a 13 by 19 ½ inch black mat board.

The certificate reads: "This flag was carried to the Moon aboard the spaceship America, Apollo XVII, December 7 – 19, 1972."

During March 1988, the approximately 10 x 8 inch photograph was SIGNED and INSCRIBED: "RON EVANS, Apollo 17, Mar 88." Evans was Command Module Pilot of America.
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