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    Skylab II (SL-3) Flown Marker Pen Directly from the Personal Collection of Mission Pilot Jack Lousma, with Signed COA. A 5.25" long, brushed aluminum-colored felt-tip pen with removable cap, the "Rocket" model, manufactured by the Duro Pen Co. of Brooklyn, New York. The Part Number "SEB12100082-301" and the Serial Number "1368" are both printed on the barrel. Added at the top is a piece of Velcro to facilitate attachment and storage inside the spacecraft. This particular pen orbited the Earth 858 times during the fifty-nine day mission, July 28-September 25, 1973. Very fine condition with some light soiling.

    Included with this lot is a letter of authenticity signed "Jack Lousma" on his letterhead, stating (in full): "I hereby certify that the accompanying silver brushed aluminum marker, Serial Number 1368, was used by me and flown aboard Skylab II (SL-3) July 28 -- September 25, 1973. It is from my personal collection and has been in my possession since the mission."


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    Auction Dates
    June, 2011
    3rd Friday
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