DescriptionSpace Shuttle Atlantis (STS-27) Unflown Silver Robbins Medallion Directly from the Personal Collection of Astronaut Charlie Duke, Serial Number 151. This 39mm sterling silver medal is in its original issue plastic box. The medallion, though not flown, was one of only 192 minted to commemorate the December 2-6, 1988, flight of the Atlantis, a classified mission for the Department of Defense. The obverse depicts the orbiter atop the external tank with the two Solid Rocket Boosters launching it into space; the reverse includes the engraved mission dates. The surnames of crewmembers Robert L. Gibson, Richard M. Mullane, Jerry L. Ross, William M. Shepherd, and Guy S. Gardner are featured on both sides. Excellent condition.
Included with this lot is a signed Letter of Authenticity from Charles M. Duke, Jr. on his personal letterhead.
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