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    Apollo 11: Two Paperweights Originally Owned by Neil Armstrong's Parents Stephen and Viola, with Her Handwritten Labels, Directly from the Collection of Neil Armstrong's Niece Ellen. As follows.
    Mission Insignia: An etched black marble piece, 3.5" diameter x 0.625", with the eagle landing on the moon. Date, exact time, and "One Small Step..." on bottom by manufacturer. Viola has added her label with a handwritten: "Gift to/ S. & V. Armstrong/ Moon Landing/ 20 July 1969".
    John Gentile (Style): A 3.5" diameter x 2.75" rounded glass piece with "Moon Landing" above and "July 20, 1969" below a moon image. The initials "J" and "G" are found inside two stars. Viola's label on the bottom is partially torn but the following handwritten notation is legible: "Gift to/ S. & V. Armstrong/ on Moon Landing/ 20 July 1969".
    These were later gifted to Ellen. A signed Certificate of Authenticity will be included with this lot. Both with only light wear from use.


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    Auction Dates
    May, 2019
    9th-11th Thursday-Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 2
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