Auction Date:2012 May 23 @ 18:00 (UTC-5 : EST/CDT)
Location:5 Rt 101A Suite 5, Amherst, New Hampshire, 03031, United States
Flown printed fabric American flag, 5.75 x 4, flown aboard the Space Shuttle Challenger from February 3–11, 1984. Flag is affixed to a 19.5 x 15.5 mount, along with a printed inscription which reads, “Presented to Ambassador Gordon R. Beyer, with respect and appreciation for his enduring contributions to the United States of America,” and signed by James A. Abrahamson, the Associate Administrator for Space Flight at NASA, and also with two photos of the shuttle taking off and landing. Framed to an overall size of 22 x 18. Some light spotting and toning to card bearing signature, otherwise fine condition.