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Apollo 15, Geological Observation of White Anorthositic Rock, Two Photographs.

Auction:
3205T
Lot:
1295
Sold for:
$62$50

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Auction:
Discovery - 3205T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
February 13, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Apollo 15, Geological Observation of White Anorthositic Rock, Two Photographs. Color 8 x 10 in. photographs lettered in blue on recto: AS15-86-11671 and S-71-42955, both with purple caption, round logo, and "A Kodak Paper" on verso, showing the rock, officially designated as sample number 15415, on the lunar surface, sitting atop the near corner of the crusty pedestal rock near the gnomon, taken by Scott near Spur Crater, Station 7; the following frame shows the same view with the sample gone; the other photo showing a close-up view or "mug shot" of the same sample in the Non-Sterile Nitrogen Processing Line of the Lunar Receiving Laboratory at the Manned Spacecraft Center. (2)

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Keywords

Kodak, Apollo 15, Apollo program, Johnson Space Center, Lunar Receiving Laboratory, Lunar science, Moon, Outer space, Planetary science, Spaceflight, Spur

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