Lot 532: A limited edition presentation containing a 1.5? long segment of film from Liberty Bell 7's pilot observation camera, recovered from the Atlantic Ocean on July 20, 1999, from a depth of 16,043 feet. Strip is housed in a triangular acrylic display, numbered 127/1000, with an image of the space craft and Gus Grissom, and two explanatory plaques on the reverse, stating that the film contained the only in-flight images of Grissom and the harrowing moments after splashdown, and was issued in commemoration of the 40th anniversary of Grissom's flight by the Kansas Cosmosphere.
RR Auction's Fine Autographs and Artifacts Auction 456
Wednesday, 15th July 2015
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