Lot 9364: Flown 1 x .25 swatch of Kapton foil from the heat shield of the Apollo 13 command module Odyssey, housed in a clear plastic pouch affixed to a 7.5 x 5 statement of authenticity, reading, in part: "I certify I personally removed this foil from Odyssey after recovery aboard USS Iwo Jima on 17 April, 1970." In fine condition. In addition to working as a technician involved in the recovery of spacecraft, Williamson worked as a NASA photographer from 1964 to 1986.
RR Auction's Space and Aviation Auction 463
Thursday, 22nd October 2015
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