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    Space Shuttle Discovery (STS-33) Unflown Silver Robbins Medallion from the Personal Collection of Astronaut Charlie Duke, Serial Number 136. This 37mm x 47mm (overall) sterling silver medal, with the mission dates engraved on the reverse, is in its original issue plastic box. This medallion, though not flown, was made to commemorate the November 22-27, 1989, flight of the Discovery, a classified mission for the Department of Defense. The design features a powerful, high-tech bald eagle, plus the surnames of crewmembers Frederick D. Gregory, John E. Blaha, Manly L. Carter, Jr., F. Story Musgrave, and Kathryn C. Thornton 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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    October, 2008
    7th Tuesday
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