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    Gemini Goodwill Tour: Venezuela Order of the Liberator "Breast Star" Medal, Directly From The Armstrong Family Collection™, CAG Certified. 3" x 3.25". A large silver eight-point star, with a central oval medallion bearing the coat of arms of Venezuela. Plain reverse, with a bar pin. Presented to Neil Armstrong during the Gemini 8 Goodwill Tour stop in Venezuela, October 7-9, 1966. The Order of the Liberator was founded on September 14, 1880 under President Antonio Guzmá Blanco. The medal is the highest award of the Venezuelan Republic and signifies distinguished service to the country, outstanding merit, and beneficial words for the community. Excellent. Sealed in a numbered archival holder, CAG 1001759-001. This lot will include a Statement of Provenance signed by Neil Armstrong's sons, Rick and Mark.

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    Auction Dates
    July, 2019
    16th-18th Tuesday-Thursday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 19
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