Fragment (object portion)

Object number
circa 1971
Matted picture of the Apollo 15 spacecraft and a small fragment of sternpost encased below picture. Label below fragment reads: 'this fragment from the sternpost of captain James Cook's Endeavour was carried aboard Apollo 15 spacecraft Endeavour during the first extended scientific exploration of the moon, July 26-august 7, 1971.' painted gold frame, glass covering.
Credit Line
Newport Historical Society Collection
Object Type
fragments (object portions)
Apollo 15
H.M.S. Endeavour
Space flight
Related People & Organizations
Cook, James, Capt. (associated)