Great story indeed! Tell that to the guys involved in Apollo 13 though ;)

Oct 22, 2019,12:06 PM
 

About the way the watch is sold, i thought pictures could have been more attractive. Not very NASA-like.
Overall, owning something that used to being to Mr Glenn is amazing. A lucky buyer will get it!
Best,
É.

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John Glenn's Lecoultre " Lucky 13 " watch.

 
 By: amanico : October 22nd, 2019-06:29
Here is the exact text from Phillips, who will auction this watch in December. " The LeCoultre “Lucky 13” is a truly remarkable and unique watch presented by the Chicago Anti-Superstition Society to Lt. Colonel John H. Glenn Jr. to commemorate his histori...  

Cool posting.

 
 By: VMM : October 22nd, 2019-07:28
Super cool dial, I like it. I've enjoyed the video too Thanks Vte

Yes, the video is top! [nt]

 
 By: amanico : October 22nd, 2019-09:19

Nice watch and interesting story.

 
 By: kev09 : October 22nd, 2019-07:28
I particularly enjoyed the ritual smashing of the mirror in the video. Regards Kev.

Funny, indeed. [nt]

 
 By: amanico : October 22nd, 2019-09:19

Great story indeed! Tell that to the guys involved in Apollo 13 though ;)

 
 By: eklektik : October 22nd, 2019-12:06
About the way the watch is sold, i thought pictures could have been more attractive. Not very NASA-like. Overall, owning something that used to being to Mr Glenn is amazing. A lucky buyer will get it! Best, É.