Lot 9410: Flown 1.75 x 1 swatch of gold Kapton foil from the heat shield of the Apollo 15 command module Endeavor, 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 Endeavor after it was recovered aboard USS Okinawa on August 7, 1971." In fine condition. In addition to working as a technician involved in the recovery of spacecrafts, 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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