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    Apollo 11 "Giant Step" World Tour: Elaborate Engraved Table Lamp Presented to Buzz Aldrin by P. V. Cherian, the Governor of Maharashtra, India, Originally from Aldrin's Personal Collection. A 26.5" tall x 10" diameter brass lamp with numerous inset stones and religious iconography. Along the base is engraved: "Heartiest Congratulations & Best Wishes/ From/ Dr. P. V. Cherian Governor of Maharashtra/ And/ Shrimati Tara Cherian/ And/ The Government of Maharashtra (India)/ To/ Astronaut Buzz Aldrin & Mrs Aldrin/ October 1969". Aldrin, Armstrong, and Collins visited Mumbai on October 26, 1969, to an enthusiastic welcome. Only light wear, replaced shade, fine.

    A Certificate of Authenticity will accompany this lot.


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    November, 2017
    10th Friday
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