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[APOLLO 16]. FLOWN ON APOLLO 16. TEXAS STATE FLAG FROM THE COLLECTION OF JOHN YOUNG

Estimate:

2,000 - 4,000 USD

Directly from the Personal Collection of John Young, Mission Commander of Apollo 16, via his Estate

[APOLLO 16]. FLOWN ON APOLLO 16. TEXAS STATE FLAG FROM THE COLLECTION OF JOHN YOUNG

[APOLLO 16]. FLOWN ON APOLLO 16. TEXAS STATE FLAG FROM THE COLLECTION OF JOHN YOUNG

Estimate:

2,000 - 4,000 USD

Lot sold:

6,000

USD

DIRECTLY FROM THE PERSONAL COLLECTION OF JOHN YOUNG, MISSION COMMANDER OF APOLLO 16, VIA HIS ESTATE

FLOWN ON APOLLO 16 

TEXAS STATE FLAG


FLOWN cloth flag of the state of Texas, 4 by 6 inches. Displayed on a Typed Letter Signed by John Young's widow, Susy Young, on their personal letterhead.


Susy Young's provenance letter reads: "I hereby certify that the flag of the STATE OF TEXAS flag that accompanies this letter was flown to the Moon aboard the Apollo 16 mission April 16-27, 1972. It has been a part of John W. Young's personal collection since returning from the mission. The flag has a holographic tamper-proof label attached, #1733272, to ensure authenticity, that will display a residual honeycomb design without number if removed."


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