NGC - The June auction includes space collectibles from several storied Gemini and Apollo missions.
Astronaut medals flown on several key missions during the Space Race and certified by Numismatic Guaranty Corporation ( NGC) are part of the latest space exploration-themed sale hosted by Heritage Auctions. Online bidding is now open for the sale, which concludes June 5, 2020.
The sale includes Part V of The Armstrong Family Collection™, which comprises thousands of artifacts saved by Neil Armstrong and his immediate family. The collection is entirely certified by Collectibles Authentication Guaranty (CAG), an NGC affiliate dedicated to helping collectibles achieve their full potential by preserving their authenticity and provenance. CAG-certified artifacts from The Armstrong Family Collection have realized more than $12 million to date.
Among the highlights of the June auction is a Gemini 8 Flown Fliteline Medal graded NGC MS 63 and certified by CAG as part of the Armstrong Family Collection. The opening bid is set at $2,500.