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    Apollo 8 Flown Beta Cloth Mission Insignia Directly from the Personal Collection of Mission Command Module Pilot James Lovell, Signed and Certified. A 9" square piece of Beta cloth with the Lovell-designed mission insignia imprinted in the center, 5" x 4" overall. Lovell has signed beneath: "This patch was on board the Apollo 8 spacecraft/ on its voyage around the moon- 21-27 Dec 1968/ James Lovell/ Navigator". A wonderful flown memento from this important mission in which crewmembers Borman, Lovell, and Anders were the first humans to view the far side of the moon and the first to see the Earth from orbit around another celestial body. Excellent condition.

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    Auction Dates
    November, 2011
    30th Wednesday
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