Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice

    Description

    Soyuz 6 through Soyuz 8: Three Kniga Crew-Signed Covers with Certificate. An unprecedented occurrence was that all three of these spacecraft with seven cosmonauts aboard were in earth orbit at the same time in 1969, likely with the intention of docking but equipment failures prevented that from happening. Signed as follows.
    Soyuz 6: Georgi Shonin & Valeri Kubasov (later flew on Apollo-Soyuz)
    Soyuz 7: Anatoly Filipchenko, Vladislav Volkov (perished on Soyuz 11), & Viktor Gorgatko
    Soyuz 8: Vladimir Shatalov & Aleksei Yeliseyev
    Please note that these covers do not have clipped corners; the flaps have never been folded or sealed. Official COA included. Excellent.


    Auction Info

    Bidding Begins Approx.
    November
    2nd Monday
    Auction Dates
    November
    21st-22nd Saturday-Sunday
    Proxy Bidding Begins Approx.
    7 Days
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: N/A
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 13
    Auction Type
    Signature®:  Heritage Live®:After Internet bidding closes, live bidding will take place through www.HA.com/Live. Your secret maximum bid placed prior to the live event will compete against the live bids. To maximize your chances of winning, enter realistic secret maximum bids on our site. Many of our proxy bidders are successful at winning lots in these auctions, and usually below their secret maximum. You can also place last minute bids directly with us by e-mailing Bid@HA.com or calling 1-866-835-3243. (Important note: Due to software and Internet latency, live bids may not register in time, so enter realistic proxy bids.)

    Signature® Floor Sessions
    Proxy bidding ends ten minutes prior to the session start time. Live Proxy bidding on Heritage Live starts 24 hours before the live session begins and continues through the session. During the live auction event, bidding in person is encouraged, and Heritage Live includes streaming audio and often video during the event.
    Track Item