Astronaut Scott Carpenter Pin. 1962
This is an authentic, original pin honoring Scott Carpenter, a member of Mercury 7 and the second American to circle the Earth.
Carpenter was also the fourth American in space on May 24, 1962. This historical 1.75 metal pin displays an image of Carpenter, two space capsules with parachutes and the words, Great Scott! Astronaut Scott Carpenter. Comes with a plastic stand, perfect for displaying this wonderful item on your desk or shelf.
Vintage pins like this have become sought after by collectors due to their historical significance and rarity. We have a limited quantity of these original red, white and blue pin-back buttons.
Each pin is fully original with all of the backs still intact. The condition on these should be considered excellent with some minor wear that is commonly seen in vintage items that are 50 years old.