Medal, Commemorative, Apollo-Soyuz Test Project

Medal, Commemorative, Apollo-Soyuz Test Project

     

This medal commemorates the Apollo-Soyuz Test Project, which was the first joint international human spaceflight. The project executed a rendezvous and docking of an American Apollo spacecraft and a Soviet Soyuz spacecraft in July 1975. This particluar medal was struck by a Japanese commercial mint and donated to the Smithsonian after the historic flight.

Gift of Matsumoto Kisho Industries

Country of Origin
Japan

Manufacturer
Matsumoto Kisho Industries

Type
MEMORABILIA-Events

Materials
Silver
Dimensions
3-D: 0.9 x 10.2cm (3/8 x 4 in.)

This medal commemorates the Apollo-Soyuz Test Project, which was the first joint international human spaceflight. The project executed a rendezvous and docking of an American Apollo spacecraft and a Soviet Soyuz spacecraft in July 1975. This particluar medal was struck by a Japanese commercial mint and donated to the Smithsonian after the historic flight.

Gift of Matsumoto Kisho Industries

Country of Origin
Japan

Manufacturer
Matsumoto Kisho Industries

Type
MEMORABILIA-Events

Materials
Silver
Dimensions
3-D: 0.9 x 10.2cm (3/8 x 4 in.)

ID: A19760803000