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    Soviet and Russian Space Award Citations: Lot of Twenty-Nine. An interesting group of unissued space awards from both the Society of Cosmonautics and the Society of Veterans of the Launching Place Baikonur. Sizes range from 6" x 8.25" to 8.25" x 12" and dates are in the late 1970s and early 1980s. Some have possibly authentic signatures of cosmonauts or of space officials. One example:
    Greeting Citation to Head of Baikonur (1978)- A four page folder on glossy cardstock, 8.25" x 12". Congratulates Lt. General Valentin Fadeyev on his new promotion. Issued by the Society of Veterans of Baikonur and signed by seven top officials of that organization.

    Included with this lot is a numbered list giving details, dates, and signatories for each certificate. From the estate of Soviet space dignitary Vasily Savinsky. Generally fine or better condition.


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    October, 2009
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