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    Apollo 11 Original NASA Glass Film Slide, an Image of the Laser Ranging Retro-Reflector, Directly From The Armstrong Family Collection™, CAG Certified. A 2" square (sight size) positive transparency, NASA image AS11-40-5952, mounted in a hand-numbered 4" x 3.25" glass slide. This image shows the deployed Lunar Laser Ranging Experiment with the stereo camera in the background. This Retroreflector was left on the Moon by Buzz Aldrin and Neil Armstrong. Astronomers all over the world have reflected laser light off the reflectors to measure precisely the Earth-Moon distance. Rare and desirable. Excellent, sealed in a numbered archival slab, CAG 1001746-004. 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: 22
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