Apollo 11 50th Anniversary 2019 Engraved Print: The Eagle Has Landedhttps://catalog.usmint.gov/apollo-11-50th-anniversary-2019-engraved-print-the-eagle-has-landed-B49297.html
- To celebrate the first manned Moon landing on July 20, 1969, the Bureau of Engraving and Printing is proud to present the Apollo 11 50th Anniversary Commemorative Engraved Print Collection.
- The Eagle Has Landed is the second print in this collection. The entire three-print collection may also be purchased as an enrollment.
This print is emblematic of the historic proclamation “The Eagle Has Landed” and features an engraving of President Richard M. Nixon with the inscription “Because of what you have done, the heavens have become a part of man’s world. As you talked to us from the Sea of Tranquility, it inspires us to redouble our efforts to bring peace and tranquility to Earth.” This print also features an engraved representation of the famous “Buzz Aldrin on the Moon” photograph taken on July 20, 1969. The reflection in astronaut Aldrin’s helmet features astronaut Neil Armstrong, the U.S. flag, and the lunar lander. The background features the lunar module on the embossed surface of the Moon.
|Dimensions:||11 x 8.5 inches|