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Spoon, Command Module Pilot, Apollo 11

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This object is on display in the Apollo to the Moon exhibition at the National Air and Space Museum in Washington, DC.

Collection Item Summary:

This small spoon was used by Command Module Pilot Michael Collins for eating during the Apollo 11 mission in July, 1969. It is constructed of stainless steel, and was part of his Personal Preference Kit.

Donated to the National Air and Space Museum by Michael Collins in 1984

Collection Item Long Description:

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum

Rights

Do not reproduce without permission from the Smithsonian Institution, National Air and Space Museum

Astronaut

Michael Collins

Manufacturer

Silco Stainless USA

Credit Line

Donated by Michael Collins

Materials

Overall: Steel

Dimensions

3-D: 15 × 3.5 × 2.3cm (5 7/8 × 1 3/8 × 7/8 in.)

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National Air and Space Museum Collection

Country of Origin

United States of America

Type

PERSONAL EQUIPMENT-Food & Food Accessories

Inventory Number

A19850143000