First time mankind left the gravity of earth and watched an "earthrise".
Apollo 8 became one of the most famous Apollo missions circling around the moon on Christmas 1968 where the astronauts James Lovell, Frank Borman and Bill Anders read from the bible.
Flown heatshield material material mounted on a 7x9'' rigid foam board certified on the backside.
The source of this heatshield is a larger block formerly encased in lucite and given to NASA workers and VIPs as a recognition of their work in the Apollo program. Flown artifacts from Apollo 8 are very rare and in demand.
This edition is limited to 50 presentations only.
Please note : Due to the nature of the source artifact each presentation differs slightly in shape and color.