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    Gemini 12 Flown Heat Shield Plug in Capsule-Shaped Display, Originally Presented by Buzz Aldrin to a Family Member. A segment of heat shield, approximately 0.75" square x 1.75" long in acrylic and mounted to a 6" x 7.25" x 0.75" wooden base (overall height is 5.25"). On the acrylic is printed: "Heat Shield of Gemini #12/ From Jim Lovell/ Total Time in Space/ 425-11-17/ Buzz Aldrin/ E.V.A. Time/ 5-37/ Nov. 11-15/ 1966". This was the last of the Gemini flights with two very popular astronauts aboard. It was presented by Aldrin soon after the mission to one of his in-laws. Felt on bottom. Very fine.

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    May, 2019
    9th-11th Thursday-Saturday
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