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    Space Shuttle Atlantis (STS-27 and STS-37) Flown American Flags on Presentation Certificates. Two items.
    (1) A 5.25" x 3.625" cloth U.S. flag on an 11" x 8.5" printed certificate, presented to "Mr. Andrew 'Pat' Patnesky". "This flag was flown aboard the Space Shuttle 'Atlantis' during the STS-27 mission, December 2-6, 1988."
    (2) A 5.25" x 4" cloth U.S. flag on a 14" x 11" printed certificate, to "Andrew Patnesky. For your contribution to the successful development and launch of the Arthur Holly Compton Gamma Ray Observatory, the National Aeronautics and Space Administration presents this certificate which displays a United States flag flown aboard the Space Shuttle 'Atlantis' (STS-37), April 5, 1991." There is also a 4" diameter embroidered mission insignia patch attached with no claim of being flown.
    Both excellent. From the personal collection of longtime NASA photojournalist Andrew "Pat" Patnesky.

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