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    Apollo 11 Unflown Reverse "Specimen" Strike on Odd-Shaped Pewter (?) Disc Originally from the Personal Collection of Mission Command Module Pilot Michael Collins. This is a perfect strike of the reverse (no dates or serial number) of the Apollo 11 Robbins, though 2mm larger than the final version. It was struck as a sample to send to Collins and remained in his collection until sold at auction in 2004. The disc is approximately 45mm and not quite round. A unique and interesting oddity for the Robbins collector who seeks every variation available. Excellent condition. From the Steven R. Belasco Collection of Space Memorabilia.

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    Auction Dates
    April, 2013
    18th Thursday
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