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1926 Dempsey vs. Tunney World’s Championship 3-Inch Medallion from First Fight

Lot Number 453

Quantity: Bid Starts: 09/15/2010 12:00:00 
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Description

This 3-inch metal medallion commemorates one of the highlights of America’s Sesquicentennial Celebration in Philadelphia: the 1926 Heavyweight Boxing Championship between Jack Dempsey and Gene Tunney. This unique piece of memorabilia from their first fight shows rudimentary casting spots along the outer edge and some oxidation.

 
 
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