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Description: 1970 Roberto Clemente Night presentational award from Puerto Rican Governor Luis A. Ferre. High quality silver-plated serving tray by noted New York silversmiths Gorham Co. presented to Clemente by the Governor of Puerto Rico, Luis A. Ferre. Engraved with the seal of Puerto Rico and inscribed (in Spanish), "The Honorable Governor of the People of Puerto Rico Join The Deserved Tribute Offered To The Puerto Rican Star Of Baseball Roberto Clemente July 24, 1970". Facsimile signature of Governor Ferre found below. Very fine overall condition with some typical light surface scratching. Gorham hallmarks stamped on the reverse. 25" long. Cherished and honored Clemente Day presentational piece of note. Includes letter of provenance from the Clemente family: EX-EX/MT
Estimated Price Range: ($1,500-$3,000)
Current EST:  10/16/18 4:39:29 PM
  Sold for Price: $2,000.00;