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    Philatelia: "Project Mercury" Plate Block First Day Covers (Two) Directly From The Armstrong Family Collection™, CAG Certified. Both covers bear a plate block of four (#27065) 4¢ stamps cancelled February 20, 1962, at Cape Canaveral, Florida. The elaborate cachets by Boerger A-B Covers are identical save for the colors. This was the date that John Glenn became the first American astronaut to orbit the earth. Not common in plate blocks. Very fine. Sealed in numbered archival sleeves, CAG 1002339-006 & 1002339-009. This lot will include a Statement of Provenance signed by Neil Armstrong's sons, Rick and Mark.

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    Auction Dates
    November, 2019
    14th-16th Thursday-Saturday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 17
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