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Back Lot Number: 518  
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Description: Fine 1989 Gale Sayers -Ernie Davis+ presentational award. Original bronze figural award as presented to Gale Sayers as a recipient of the 1989 Ernie Davis Award. Presented annually at the Downtown Athletic Club in New York the award honors the legacy of Davis+ humanitarian spirit and ranks among the most revered of its type. Expertly crafted bronze figural of Davis in Syracuse uniform measures 17+ tall having -E.Davis+ on the back of the jersey. Signed and dated by sculptor Anthony Frudakis on the base. Missing the small black square mounting base which does not effect the visual appeal nor value but mentioned for accuracy only. Exceptional football presentational award with the offered example noted as the most significant player specimen to have been offered at auction. Includes color image of Sayers accepting the award: NM
Estimated Price Range: ($5,000-$7,500)
Current EST:  10/21/18 11:36:42 PM
  Sold for Price: $4,500.00;