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A commemorative gold brooch that belonged into the wife of Apollo 11 astronaut Neil Armstrong is on the block.
Created by jeweler Van Cleef & Arpels, the 18-carat silver brooch is certainly one of three that have been presented to Armstrong along with his other Apollo 11 astronauts Buzz Aldrin and Michael Collins after their historic mission. a brooch that is fourth presented to Rose Kennedy, mom associated with the belated President John F. Kennedy.
Used by Armstrong’s spouse Janet, the brooch is shaped to resemble the lunar area, that includes a textured design that mimics the Moon’s craters and terrain that is rocky. brand brand New Orleans gallery M.S. Rau Antiques is offering the brooch, that is associated with a page of provenance through the Armstrong Family Collection, for $168,500.