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    Apollo 11 Flown Largest Size American Flag Directly From The Armstrong Family Collection™, CAG Certified. An 18" x 11.5" silk U.S. flag with red stitching around the edges. This incredibly rare and desirable flag, the largest size typically flown by Apollo missions, traveled to the moon with Apollo 11, the first manned lunar landing, July 16-24, 1969, and was kept as a treasured souvenir by Mission Commander Neil Armstrong. This is only the second flag of its size to ever be offered for public sale; the first sold in our November 2018 auction for $275,000. It would be equally at home in an institution or an advanced private collection. Flattened folds from storage, bright and fresh as new. Sealed in a numbered archival sleeve, CAG 1001408-005. This lot will include a Statement of Provenance signed by Neil Armstrong's sons, Rick and Mark.

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    Auction Dates
    May, 2019
    9th-11th Thursday-Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 2
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