Great 1969 USS Hornet CVS-12 Apollo 12 Recovery Ship Celluloid Made in Hawaii
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Great 1969 USS Hornet CVS-12 Apollo 12 Recovery Ship Celluloid Made in Hawaii

Code: 0t50usnp60009smr

$65.00

Product Description

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ARTIFACT: This is a great 1969 USS Hornet CVS-12, Apollo 12 Recovery Ship celluloid pin made in Hawaii. It reads, "Three More Like Before," the wording alludes that the Hornet was the ship to recover Apollo 11 as well.

VINTAGE: Circa 1969

SIZE: About 2-1/4" in diameter

MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Celluloid and tin

ATTACHMENT: Horizontal pin with over-under catch.

MARKINGS: "HORNET THREE MORE LIKE BEFORE APOLLO 12. MADE IN HAWAII BY SCHELLER."

ITEM NOTES: This is from a Navy Ship collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. MGX16 LFEX7/17

CONDITION: 7- (Very Fine-): Some wear, the wording around the edge after "SCHELLER" is too faded to read.

GUARANTEE: As with all my items, this piece is guaranteed original.