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    Space Shuttle Columbia (STS-2) Unflown Silver Robbins Medallion, Serial Number 138, Directly from the Personal Collection of Astronaut Bruce McCandless II. This 35mm sterling silver medal, though not flown, is one of 251 minted to commemorate this landmark mission, the first re-use of a manned space vehicle. The design features the shuttle, a combined American eagle and flag image, and the surnames of the crew members, Joe Engle and Richard Truly. The reverse includes the crew names and the engraved dates of November 12-14, 1981. The serial number is on the rim along with the sterling and Robbins hallmarks. Original case with numbered sticker on the bottom included. Seldom offered. Excellent.

    Included with this lot is a signed LOC from Bruce McCandless's daughter Tracy McCandless.


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    Auction Dates
    November, 2019
    14th-16th Thursday-Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 2
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