×
Weekly Auctions of Exceptional Items
0 selections
Log In
0 selections
lots of lots
Lot 0157
Very rare early prototype helmet. From the experimental Johnsonville Centrifuge at Johnsonville Naval Air Development Center (NADC). Designed in approximately 1958-1959 as an early prototype for space astronauts. Collected in 1961 by a physicist working in the laboratory testing blood gasses after the Navy men were subjected to the rigors of the human centrifuge. Bears original US NAVY decal. Measures 12" x 10" x 14" Good condition with wear and natural deterioration of rubber elements. In house USA continental shipping $85 plus insurance

Starting Bid

$1,500.00

Buyer's Premium

  • 25%

Early Pre Mercury Prototype Space Astronaut Helmet

|
Estimate $3,000 - $5,000
|Sell a Similar Item
Bidder
Bid
Internet Bid
$9,000.00
Competing Bid
$8,500.00
Internet Bid
$8,000.00
Competing Bid
$7,500.00
Internet Bid
$7,000.00
Starting Bid
$1,500.00
7824 NW 44th Street
Sunrise, FL 33351
United States
Ask a Question|