Color 9.25 x 7 NASA photo of the Apollo 11 crew posing in their space suits against a lunar background, signed in black felt tip by Neil Armstrong, Michael Collins, and Buzz Aldrin. Photo is affixed to a slightly larger mount and mounted and framed to an overall size of 13.5 x 11. Dated on the mount by the original recipient, “August 16, 1969.” Trimmed edges, a few surface impressions, and a vertical crease coming down from top edge, otherwise fine condition. Consignor indicates the signatures were originally acquired by his godfather at a luncheon, attended the same day as a ceremony for the Apollo 11 crew at the Houston Astrodome. He also notes that the crease in the photo was the result of Neil Armstrong’s son sitting on the photo. Pre-certified Steve Zarelli and RR Auction COA.
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