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    James Lovell Signed (With Added Quote) Apollo 13 Damaged Service Module Photo in Framed Display with Mission Insignia Patch, with Novaspace COA. A 9.5" x 7.5" (sight size) B&W photo of the service module damage, taken after separation from the command module. It is signed in silver felt tip with the famous quote: "'Houston, we have a problem!'/ James Lovell/ Apollo 13". It is double matted and framed by Novaspace Galleries to an overall size of 15.75" x 18.25" with an embroidered mission insignia patch and an engraved plaque that reads: "'Houston, we have a problem!'/ James Lovell, Commander Apollo 13/ Explosion Damage to Apollo Service Module 11-17 April, 1970/ Crew survived, was rescued, and averted a/ catastrophic loss to the US space program". Included with this lot is a Certificate of Authenticity from Novaspace. Frame exhibits light scratching, otherwise excellent.

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