Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice


    Apollo 10 Lunar Module Model on a Plaque Directly from the Personal Collection of Mission Command Module Pilot John Young, Certified and Signed. A detailed, gold-colored plastic and metal scale model of the Apollo lunar module with an overall size of 9.25" x 9" x 6.5" tall. It has been mounted (removable) to an 18" x 12" x 0.75" wooden base along with an unflown embroidered mission insignia patch and a brass plate, 5.25" x 1.75", with the engraved text:
    MAY 22, 1969

    This record for the closest approach to the moon, 8.4 miles, didn't last very long. On July 20, 1969, Apollo 11 actually landed on the moon. It couldn't have been accomplished though without Apollo 10's extremely successful "dress rehearsal" flight with its all-veteran crew of Thomas Stafford, John Young, and Gene Cernan. This was likely presented to Young by Grumman, the LM manufacturer. Extremely fine condition with apparently one tiny piece missing from the model.

    On the wooden base, John Young has written in silver: "From My Personal Collection. John Young".

    Shipping, Taxes, Terms and Bidding
    Calculate Standard Domestic Shipping

    Sales Tax information  |  Terms and Conditions

    Bidding Guidelines and Bid Increments

    Glossary of Terms

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    April, 2009
    1st Wednesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 1
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 760

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    19.5% of the successful bid (minimum $9) per lot.

    Sold for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Consign to the 2019 September 14 - 15 Americana & Political The David and Janice Frent Collection of Political & Presidential Americana 8 - Dallas.

    Learn about consigning with us

    We had a wonderful time in New York during the October 2013 Historical Manuscripts auction that featured my mother’s papers collected during her tenure as Martin Luther King, Jr.’s secretary. In fact, the entire experience from beginning to end has been a pleasure.
    Howard Ballou,
    Brandon, MS
    View More Testimonials receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source:

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search

    Recent auctions

    2018 September 13 Rare Books & Maps Signature Auction Books - Dallas
    2018 September 13 Rare Books & Maps Signature Auction Books - Dallas
    REALIZED $1,094,775