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Greggy_D
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posted 06-30-2012 07:46 PM     Click Here to See the Profile for Greggy_D   Click Here to Email Greggy_D     Edit/Delete Message   Reply w/Quote
Any opinions on this STS -1 flown example of a Silver Snoopy?

The letter bothers me since the letterhead is cutoff at the top and the "Eyes on the Stars" emblem shows banding from a color printer.

Edit to add: I see the seller indicates the NASA letter is a copy.

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posted 07-01-2012 03:30 AM     Click Here to See the Profile for spaced out   Click Here to Email spaced out     Edit/Delete Message   Reply w/Quote
Without the original letter this pin is effectively one without documentation.

Still, it can be considered likely to have been flown on STS-1 and it does seem a good match for the type XIX on my site which would seem logical.

The price seems to be going pretty high for a pin without original documentation but I guess bidders are treating a copy of a letter as solid provenance.

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