DescriptionMercury-Atlas 9 Faith 7: Gordon Cooper's NASA-Issued Post Recovery Timex Watch, Originally from his Personal Collection. A man's Timex Waterproof wristwatch with a chrome-plated bezel and a stainless steel back. This was worn by Cooper after his twenty-two orbit mission, May 15-16, 1963, the last flight of the Mercury program. Very fine condition.
Included with this lot is a signed Letter of Certification from Cooper (1927-2004) on his letterhead, explaining the history of the watch: "This Timex wristwatch was issued for my use while on the carrier USS Kearsarge after my Faith 7 flight on May 15-16, 1963. The Timex was part of standard NASA post recovery equipment I wore after my first space mission."
Fees, Shipping, and Handling Description: Miscellaneous Collectibles, Small (view shipping information)
Sales Tax information | Terms and Conditions
Bidding Guidelines and Bid Increments
Glossary of Terms
Buyer's Premium per Lot:
19.5% of the successful bid (minimum $14) per lot.
Opens about 01/02/2018
- Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
- Bid online
- Free Collector newsletter
- Want List with instant e-mail notifications
- Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
- Cash Advances
- More Bidders
- Trusted Experts
- Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
Learn about consigning with us
This was my first time dealing with an auction house, and I am 100% completely impressed with Heritage. There is not an aspect of this process that I have a critique for.View More Testimonials
HA.com receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source: Similarweb.com)