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    Apollo-Soyuz Test Project Flown Embroidered Mission Insignia "T.P.S." Initialed Crew Patch Originally from the Personal Collection of Mission U.S. Commander Tom Stafford, with Signed Letter of Authenticity. A rare and desirable limited edition 5" diameter patch made especially for Stafford. Other than the larger size, it is distinguished by the initials sewn into the lower border. Excellent.

    Included with this lot is a signed presentation LOA on Stafford, Burke and Hecker letterhead reading, in full: "This special five inch Apollo-Soyuz cloth emblem displayed below was carried in space on the historic Apollo-Soyuz Test Project during July 15 - 24, 1975. It has my initials "TPS" in bold letters on the bottom. It was placed in my personal preference kit (PPK) on board the Apollo command module."


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    Auction Dates
    May, 2019
    9th-11th Thursday-Saturday
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