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    APOLLO 12

    Apollo 12 Flown American Flag in a Crew-Signed Presentation Originally from the Personal Collection of Mission Lunar Module Pilot Alan Bean, Signed and Certified, with Handwritten LOA. A 5.75" x 4" U.S. cloth flag mounted to a matboard along with an unflown Apollo 12 embroidered mission insignia patch and a 7" x 5" color reproduction of Bean's "The Fantasy" showing all three crewmembers on the lunar surface at once. Attractively matted and framed to an overall 18.25" x 16.25". Bean has signed the flag on the lower right corner: "Flown to the moon/ Apollo XII Nov 69/ Alan L Bean". The entire crew has signed on the mat beneath the patch: "Charles Conrad Jr", "Dick Gordon", and "Alan L Bean". Excellent condition.

    Included in this lot is a handwritten and signed Letter of Authenticity from Alan Bean on his personal letterhead. It reads, in full: "Certificate of Authenticity/ This 4 inch by 6 inch American Flag with: Flown to the Moon/ Apollo XII Nov 69/ Alan L Bean written in ink in the lower right corner was carried aboard our Command Module, 'Yankee Clipper' during our Apollo XII Mission to the moon, November 14-24, 1969./ Alan Bean. Apollo XII LMP"


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    Auction Dates
    November, 2014
    12th Wednesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 5
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