Lot 34: From the Ground Up Lucite W/ flown material
29 October 2016
Titusville, FL, USALive Auction
Description: Attractive limited edition relic display entitled “From the Ground Up—To The Moon,” consisting of a segment of beta cloth flown to the moon aboard Apollo 10, a segment of Apollo-era refractory fire resistant brick from the Launch Complex 39 flame trench, and a swatch of Kapton foil flown to the moon as part of the Apollo 11 Command Module’s thermal protection system, displayed in a 5 x 4.5 x 1 acrylic block, numbered 31/69. In fine condition. From the collection of aerospace memorabilia specialist Ken Havekotte.