Space News
space history and artifacts articles

Messages
space history discussion forums

Sightings
worldwide astronaut appearances

Resources
selected space history documents

Websites
related space history websites

  collectSPACE: Messages
  Opinions & Advice
  271110692740: Apollo 1 crater patch

Post New Topic  Post A Reply
profile | register | preferences | faq | search

next newest topic | next oldest topic
Author Topic:   271110692740: Apollo 1 crater patch
jemmy
Member

Posts: 143
From:
Registered: Dec 2010

posted 12-02-2012 01:15 PM     Click Here to See the Profile for jemmy   Click Here to Email jemmy     Edit/Delete Message   Reply w/Quote
Has anybody ever seen this Apollo 1 Crater patch before.

I was not the winner but was keeping an eye on it until it sold for $77

spaced out
Member

Posts: 2750
From: Paris, France
Registered: Aug 2003

posted 12-02-2012 02:41 PM     Click Here to See the Profile for spaced out   Click Here to Email spaced out     Edit/Delete Message   Reply w/Quote
Not seen it before but it's clearly modern, from the late 1990s at the earliest.

Robert Pearlman
Editor

Posts: 30906
From: Houston, TX
Registered: Nov 1999

posted 12-02-2012 03:15 PM     Click Here to See the Profile for Robert Pearlman   Click Here to Email Robert Pearlman     Edit/Delete Message   Reply w/Quote
I may be mistaken, but I believe this patch, along with others created for the Challenger and Columbia memorial hills on Mars, were made in 2004, around the time the hills were named.

Edited to add, they were not created by or for NASA, though they are based on NASA labeled imagery; strictly a commercial souvenir.

All times are CT (US)

next newest topic | next oldest topic

Administrative Options: Close Topic | Archive/Move | Delete Topic
Post New Topic  Post A Reply
Hop to:

Contact Us | The Source for Space History & Artifacts

Copyright 1999-2014 collectSPACE.com All rights reserved.


Ultimate Bulletin Board 5.47a





advertisement