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Apollo 16, Lunar Roving Vehicle in the Grand Prix Run, Driven by John Young, and a Photograph of a Lunar Boulder.

Auction:
3205T
Lot:
1305
Sold for:
$98$80

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

Description:

Apollo 16, Lunar Roving Vehicle in the Grand Prix Run, Driven by John Young, and a Photograph of a Lunar Boulder. Two black-and-white 8 x 10 in. photographs, the first showing Young driving the LVR in the Grand Prix run, with black lettering on recto: S-72-37002, with purple caption and round logo on verso; [and] AS16-106-17413, black-and-white 8 x 10 lettered in black on recto, showing Young looking over a large boulder at Station 13 during EVA-3; concerning Young's reaching under the big rock, Duke remarked: "You do that in west Texas and you get a rattlesnake!" (2)

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Estimate $150-250


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John Young, Apollo 16, Extravehicular activity, Lunar rovers, Outer space, Spacecraft, Spaceflight, United States

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