NASA Overall & Boots of Robert F. Overmyer, USA, 1980s
NASA Overall & Boots of Robert F. Overmyer, USA, 1980s
Classic Auction No. 754 from Berlin

Space History Sale

2017-01-27T20:00:00.000Z2017-01-27T22:00:00.000ZBerlin & Onlinehttps://auctionata.com/en-us/s/1144/auction-space-history-sale-january-2017Galactic memorabilia, fragments of space shuttles and detonated meteorites will be featured in this space auction and will not only inspire philatelists and space fans, but all the others, too, because: the mysteries of the universe are absolutely captivating. --- In addition to missile parts, flags, silica tiles or star charts, letters, books or photographs with original signatures are also offered, all of which originate from the important collection of a space artist. Not only are remnants of NASA missions part of the extensive offer, but also objects of Soviet respectively Russian expeditions and not least of Chinese spaceflights. Among the absolute highlights are the flown Soyuz T-5 procedure manual of cosmonaut Anatoly Nikolayevich Berezovoy from 1981/82, as well as the ‘Forel’ space rescue suit of Klaus-Dietrich Flade from the 1990s. The fragment of the Chelyabinsk Meteor, LL5/6-Lithology, which crashed in the Urals in 2013, is of the highest value, as are the three original documents of the stamp ‘First Man on the Moon’ by Paul Calle. A silica tile of Orbiter Space Shuttle Endeavour from the 1980s as well as a signed black and white photo of the cosmonauts Vostok 1-4 from the 60s round off the astronomical offer. Friday, January 27, 3:00 pm EST
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Galactic memorabilia, fragments of space shuttles and detonated meteorites will be featured in this space auction and will not only inspire philatelists and space fans, but all the others, too, because: the mysteries of the universe are absolutely captivating.
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In addition to missile parts, flags, silica tiles or star charts, letters, books or photographs with original signatures are also offered, all of which originate from the important collection of a space artist. Not only are remnants of NASA missions part of the extensive offer, but also objects of Soviet respectively Russian expeditions and not least of Chinese spaceflights. Among the absolute highlights are the flown Soyuz T-5 procedure manual of cosmonaut Anatoly Nikolayevich Berezovoy from 1981/82, as well as the ‘Forel’ space rescue suit of Klaus-Dietrich Flade from the 1990s. The fragment of the Chelyabinsk Meteor, LL5/6-Lithology, which crashed in the Urals in 2013, is of the highest value, as are the three original documents of the stamp ‘First Man on the Moon’ by Paul Calle. A silica tile of Orbiter Space Shuttle Endeavour from the 1980s as well as a signed black and white photo of the cosmonauts Vostok 1-4 from the 60s round off the astronomical offer.

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9 | NASA Overall & Boots of Robert F. Overmyer, USA, 1980s
  • Cotton, synthetic, metal, leather
  • NASA (since 1958) – US National Aeronautics and Space Administration
  • The spacesuit with patches of the US-flag, as well as of the missions Space Shuttle Columbia and Space Shuttle Challenger Spacelab 3, both stitched with the names of the crew
  • The spacesuit with an inside stitched label inscribed ‘ITEM Launch/Entry Coverall / PART No. 10108-10055-01 / Overmyer / SERIAL NO. N/A / SIZE L/L / CODE ID 74897 / MFG 10/82 / CONTRACT NO. NAS9-16589 / ILC SPACE SYSTEMS‘
  • On the left chest of the overall a leather label with the inscription ‘Bob Overmyer / COL. / USMC’, with a hook and loop fastener
  • The boots with a mounted label ‘BOB OVERMYER’, the inscription ‘52413 / DEHNER’S / OMAHA, NEBR’, as well as on the sole inscribed ‘JP / ESSEX / MAGIC FEATHER SOFT / OIL AND CHEMICAL RESISTANT’
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14 | P. Calle, 3 Original Documents Apollo 11 Stamp, USA, 1969
  • Pencil on cardboard, gummed polychrome painted paper, handwritten letter
  • Designed by Paul Calle (1928-2010) – US-American artist and designer of the 10 cent stamp of the first moon landing
  • Drawing signed ‘Paul Calle’ at the bottom on the right
  • Three ogirinal documents of the stamp ‘First Man on the Moon’, consisting of the original sketch drawing, a complete sheet of 32 Apollo 11 stamps, and a three-page handwritten letter by Paul Calle
  • Dimensions of the drawing: 27.8 x 34.4 cm
  • Provenance: ex collection of a famous space artist, Germany
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33 | An Apollo 15 Roll of Negatives of the Lunar Surface, 1971
  • Roll of negatives on metal reel
  • Duplicate roll of negatives with c. 90 photographs taken by the panoramic camera of the Scientific Instrument Module (SIM)
  • Enclosed within original canister
  • Label reading ‘Apollo 15 Mag: Pan; Film Type: 3414/2430; Part: 10 of 18; Frames: 9620 to 9710; Date: Aug 1971; Dupe Neg; Remarks: T71-34p SP 10/70’
  • Dimensions of film roll: c. 12.6 x 1000 cm
  • Dimensions of canister: 14 x 16.5 cm
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  • Auction announcements

    Auction announcements

    09. Januar 2017
    Lot 9: This overall is a prototype of a new generation of space-suits, which was worn the first time 1982.
    Lot 19: This flown board letter was brought to the ISS by the Russians and was returned to earth in a space-shuttle. This fact is rare as the NASA denied to transport mail for collector’s purpose only.
    Lot 33: The correct measurements are 12.6 x 100 m.
    Lot 39: The making of the illustration was documented in fast motion for a serial program ‘Space Nicht’ by the BR in the production ‘Wie Space Art entsteht - D. van Ravenswaay’.

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    Havelchaussee 161
    14055 Berlin

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