Lot 9490: Unflown scarce STS-2 10k gold Robbins Medal, approximately 1.5? in diameter, with a raised design on the face of the mission insignia, and the reverse is engraved with the launch and landing dates, as well as the astronaut names. Medal is serial numbered on the rim, "20." Condition is mint state, with some foxing to inscription field. Accompanied by a signed letter of provenance from Dave Scott, in part: "I hereby certify that the STS-2 gold medallion number '20' included with this letter is from my personal collection and represents the second Space Transportation System...mission flown to test and demonstrate the first reusable manned spacecraft of the United States...I specifically requested the Skylab 1 number '20' included with this letter."
RR Auction's Space and Aviation Auction 463
Thursday, 22nd October 2015
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