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    Apollo 11: Manned Flight Awareness Medal MS69 NGC, One of 100 Presented to Neil Armstrong, Directly from The Armstrong Family Collection™, CAG Certified. The MFA program was instituted at NASA after Gemini as a method to instill a strong sense of quality and flight safety in its employees and those of its contractors by various motivational methods and awards. This 32mm medal with the text "The Eagle Has Landed/ July 20, 1969" on the obverse above and below an astronaut and the U.S. flag on the lunar surface was part of that emphasis and was minted with flown metal from both the Columbia and the Eagle, as stated on the reverse. Sealed in a numbered archival sleeve, CAG 1000806-020. This lot will include a Statement of Provenance signed by Neil Armstrong's sons, Rick and Mark.

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    Auction Dates
    July, 2019
    16th-18th Tuesday-Thursday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 18
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