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    Space Shuttle Discovery (STS-51-D) Flown Silver Robbins Medallion Directly from the Personal Collection of Mission Specialist S. David Griggs, Serial Number 54F. This 48mm x 34mm (overall) sterling silver medal is in its original issue plastic box with a handwritten "#54F" sticker on the bottom. This medallion is one of only ninety-seven flown of the 231 minted to commemorate this April 12-19, 1985, flight of the Discovery, the sixteenth Shuttle flight overall and the fourth for Discovery. The crew of seven included Jake Garn (R-Utah), the first sitting member of Congress in space. The obverse features the flight insignia, a shuttle orbiting the Earth trailing the stars and stripes; the reverse includes the engraved mission dates. The surnames of crewmembers Karol J. Bobko, Donald E. Williams, M. Rhea Seddon, Jeffrey A. Hoffman, S. David Griggs, Charles D. Walker, and Jake Garn are featured on both sides. The serial number is on the rim. Excellent condition.

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    April, 2010
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