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    Project Mercury: Flown Artifacts from All Manned Missions, MR-3 through MA-9, on Original "Project Mercury" Stamp First Day Cover, Certified by Florian Noller, with Extensive Provenance. A philatelic cover cancelled at Cape Canaveral on February 20, 1962, with the following small flown fragments attached: MR-3 (Freedom 7)- Parachute; MR-4 (Liberty Bell 7)- Tape; MA-6 (Friendship 7)- Heat shield; MA-7 (Aurora 7)- Lanyard; MA-8 (Sigma 7)- Heat shield; and MA-9 (Faith 7)- Heat shield. Signed in pencil on the verso: "#33 Artifactcloud.com/ Authentic flown artifacts of/ all 6 manned Mercury flights/ Florian Noller". Includes provenance for each relic. Very fine.

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    May, 2021
    21st-22nd Friday-Saturday
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