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    Apollo 16 Unflown Silver Robbins Medallion, Serial Number 224 (on Case), Directly from the Personal Collection of Astronaut Bruce McCandless II. This 35mm sterling silver medal is one of 300 made (only 96 were flown and numbered) to commemorate the Apollo 16 flight, the fifth manned mission to land on the moon. Crewmembers Young, Mattingly, and Duke participated in the April 16-27, 1972, mission. The obverse features the mission insignia, an eagle and shield above the moon along with the surnames of the crewmembers. The reverse features the engraved dates. The sterling and Robbins hallmarks are on the rim. Original case with numbered sticker on the bottom included. Excellent.

    Included with this lot is a signed LOC from Bruce McCandless's daughter Tracy McCandless.


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    Auction Dates
    November, 2019
    14th-16th Thursday-Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 4
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