Pin, 25th Anniversary Yuri Gagarin's flight
This pin celebrates the 25th anniversary of Yuri Gagarin's 1961 flight as the first person in space. It is part of a large collection of pins donated to the National Museum of American History by Timothy Connelly, whose father assembled the collection. The space-related pins were later transferred to the National Air and Space Museum.
Gift of Timothy Connelly
- Country of Origin
- Union of Soviet Socialist Republics
- Non-magnetic Metal
- 3-D (Pin): 3 × 2.5 × 0.6cm (1 3/16 × 1 × 1/4 in.)
- Storage: 13 × 10.2 × 0.6cm (5 1/8 × 4 × 1/4 in.)