Bonhams: Space History Featuring the First Lunar Sample, 27937, New York

Auction Details

Auction Report
Auction Date
04/13/2022 - 04/13/2022
Page Size: 22 items in 1 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
1

Chrome two-piece sphere, approximately 4343 mm circumference; 597 mm diameter, 4 metal antennae, each on rectangular alloy mount,

USD 3,000.00 - 5,000.00USD 2,550.00
2

MARKING THE FIRST DAY OF THE SPACE RACE. 242 x 35 x 15 mm aluminum alloy fragment, October 4, 1957, being a piece of Sputnik-PS, the R7 rocket that launched the Sputnik-1,

USD 80,000.00 - 120,000.00Not Sold
3

MEMENTO FROM OCTOBER 4, 1957 LAUNCH, INSCRIBED BY SERGEI KOROLEV. Paper phalange label, 30mm diameter, 1957,

USD 20,000.00 - 30,000.00Not Sold
4

ORIGINAL AT-1 TELESCOPE USED FOR TRACKING THE SATELLITE. Enameled metal telescope on adjustable mount, 405 mm long, 92 mm diameter, mount 315 mm in height,

USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00USD 2,550.00
5

FULL-SIZED MOCKUP USED IN LAUNCH PREPARATIONS. Nosecone/Payload Carrier Working Mockup, approximately 37 1/4-inches tall, 6-inch diameter, [Pasadena & Huntsville: Jet Propulsion Laboratory & Army Ballistic Missile Agency, c.1957],

USD 40,000.00 - 60,000.00Not Sold
6

PHOTOGRAPH SIGNED BY ALL 7 ASTRONAUTS. Silver gelatin print photograph, approximately 8 x 10 inches, 1959,

1959USD 3,000.00 - 5,000.00USD 7,012.50
7ALAN B. SHEPARD

SIGNED BY ALAN B. SHEPARD. U.S.S. Lake Champlain cover, 91 x 164 mm, with May 5, 1961 cancel stamp over 4-cent stamp,

1961USD 3,000.00 - 5,000.00Not Sold
8

THE ORIGINAL SEVEN IN SPACE SUITS, SIGNED. Large format color photograph, 16 x 20 inches.

USD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00USD 2,550.00
9 FEOKTISTOV, KONSTANTIN. 1926-2009.

FIRST-HAND HISTORY BY ONE OF ITS MAIN ENGINEERS. Autograph Manuscript Signed,

1996USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00USD 701.25
10Alexei A. Leonov

THE FIRST SPACEWALK. Two signed photographs SIGNED by Alexei A. Leonov:

1965USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00Not Sold
11

PHOTOGRAPHING THE MOON. Group of 6 vintage large-format NASA silver gelation print photographs, 16 x 20 each.

USD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00USD 3,187.50
12

FASTEST FLOWN FLAG FOR CHICAGO. Flown Chicago city flag, silk, 4 by 6 inches,

USD 7,000.00 - 9,000.00Not Sold
13

CLASSIC CREW SHOT. Vintage NASA chromogenic color photograph, 8 x 10 inches, upper margin with "S-69—31739" printed in red,

USD 1,000.00 - 2,000.00USD 1,211.25
14 NEIL ARMSTRONG, MICHAEL COLLINS, and BUZZ ALDRIN

RARE TYPE 2 CREW-SIGNED INSURANCE COVER. Apollo 11 Life Insurance Cover measuring approximately 4 x 6 inches.

1969USD 4,000.00 - 6,000.00USD 7,012.50
15

BUZZ ALDRIN AT TRANQUILITY BASE. Large format color photograph, 16 x 20 inches.

1969USD 2,500.00 - 3,500.00USD 4,845.00
16

BUZZ ALDRIN & OLD GLORY ON THE MOON. Vintage NASA chromogenic color photograph, 8 x 10 inches, upper margin with "AS11-40-5875" printed in red,

USD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00USD 3,187.50
17

BUZZ ALDRIN BESIDE THE LUNAR MODULE. Vintage NASA chromogenic color photograph, 8 x 10 inches, upper margin with "AS11-40-5902" printed in red,

USD 1,500.00 - 2,000.00USD 1,657.50
18

ALDRIN DEPLOYS THE PSEP ON THE LUNAR SURFACE. Vintage NASA chromogenic color photograph, 8 x 10 inches, upper margin with "AS11-40-5949" printed in red,

USD 1,000.00 - 2,000.00USD 3,570.00
19

ALDRIN TAKES LUNAR CORE-TUBE SAMPLE. Vintage NASA chromogenic color photograph 11 x 14 inches, with "A Kodak Paper" watermark on the verso,

USD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00Not Sold
20

ALDRIN AT THE LUNAR MODULE. Vintage NASA chromogenic color photograph 11 x 14 inches, with "A Kodak Paper" watermark on the verso,

USD 1,500.00 - 2,500.00USD 1,785.00
21

THE ONLY APOLLO SAMPLE THAT CAN BE LEGALLY SOLD. 5 Scanning Electron Microscope (SEM) aluminum sample stubs, each topped with approximately 10 mm diameter carbon tape containing Apollo Moon dust,

USD 800,000.00 - 1,200,000.00USD 504,375.00
2215 ASTRONAUTS, NIXON & VON BRAUN

SIGNED BY 15 ASTRONAUTS, NIXON & VON BRAUN. Official Map of the Moon.

[Chicago]:1969USD 20,000.00 - 30,000.00USD 38,175.00
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