Lot 9230: Scarce commemorative launch day cover with an affixed cachet of the Apollo 7 mission insignia, signed in blue ballpoint by Wally Schirra, in black felt tip by Donn Eisele, and in black ink by Walt Cunningham. Reverse bears a Ray Burton ownership stamp in the lower left corner. In fine condition, with the upper right corner of the cachet trimmed to allow viewing of the launch day postmark. Accompanied by a certificate of authenticity from Novaspace. An avid collector of early, hard-to-find space covers, Burton was the first president of the Kennedy Space Center Philatelic Society.
RR Auction's Space and Aviation Auction 463
Thursday, 22nd October 2015
Write a response...