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    Flown to the surface of the moon, remaining there thirty-three hours.

    Apollo 14 Lunar Module Flown American Flag Directly from the Personal Collection of Mission Lunar Module Pilot Edgar Mitchell, Signed and Certified. A 6.25" x 4" cloth U.S. flag that was carried aboard the Lunar Module Antares all the way to the surface of the moon on February 5, 1971, where it remained for more than thirty-three hours. Apollo 14 was the third successful lunar landing mission, gathering approximately 100 pounds of moon rocks and performing various surface experiments (including how far a golf ball could be driven on the moon). Dr. Mitchell has signed on the two lower white stripes: "Flown to the Lunar Surface in Antares/ on Apollo 14. Edgar Mitchell LMP". Items flown to the moon's surface are very desirable to collectors. Excellent condition.

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    April, 2010
    21st Wednesday
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