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Viking 1, Mars, Seven Photographs, July 27-August 11, 1976.

Auction:
3205T
Lot:
1337
Sold for:
$209$170

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

Description:

Viking 1, Mars, Seven Photographs, July 27-August 11, 1976. Three black-and-white 8 x 10 in. photograph showing the Martian surface as photographed by the Viking Orbiter; [and] four black-and-white photographs depicting a trench dug in the Martian surface by the Viking 1 surface sampler, and the surface sampler itself, which stopped working for unknown reasons after making the scoop on August 3; it subsequently began working again the following week; each photo on Kodak paper with captions on separate sheets. (7)

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Estimate $150-250


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Keywords

Kodak, Astrobiology, Discovery and exploration of the Solar System, Exploration of Mars, Mars, Spacecraft, Spaceflight, Viking 1, Viking program

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