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# mmfm123 Gagarin-Vostok 40 years anniversary flown m

FLOWN METAL MADE 40 YEARS ANNIVERSARY OF FIRST MAN IN SPACE MEDAL FIRST MAN IN SPACE 40 th ANNIVERSARY MEDAL MINTED FROM THE METAL OF A RUSSIAN SPACECRAFT ACTUALY FLOWN INTO SPACE. THE MEDAL IS OFFICIALY ISSUED BY THE SPACE FEDERATION OF RUSSIA. THE MEDAL PAYS TRIBUTE TO THE 40 ANNIVERSARY OF FIRST MANNED FLIGHT OF YURI ALEKSEYEVICH GAGARIN. ISSUED APRIL 12/2001, THE EXACT ANNIVERSARY OF HIS FLIGHT ABOARD VOSTOK-1. MEDAL BEARS HIS PROFILE AND VOSTOK-1 SHIP EXPLORING SPACE ON ITS OBVERSE. THE REVERSE DEPICTS NEW INTERNATIONAL SPACE STATION AS THE SYMBOL OF THE PROGRESS IN SPACE EXPLORATION REACHED BY THE MANKIND FOR 40 YEARS SEPARATING US FROM GAGARIN`S HISTORIC FLIGHT. DIAMETER OF MEDAL: 40mm. MINTAGE:12 000. ISSUED BY RUSSIA AND MINTED IN 2001. CERTIFICATE OF AUTHENTICITY SIGNED AND PRINTED BY VIKTOR GORBATKO (MAJOR-GENERAL, PILOT COSMONAUT OF THE USSR, FIRST TEAM OF SOVIET COSMONAUTS).CERTIFICATE ISSUED IN RUSSIAN AND ENGLISH LANGUAGES ON BOTH SIDES.MEDAL AND CERTIFICATE ARE IN ORIGINAL BOX.
 # mmfm123            Gagarin-Vostok 40 years anniversary flown m 1
 # mmfm123            Gagarin-Vostok 40 years anniversary flown m 2

This product was added to our catalog on Friday 13 December, 2002.