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Description: 1976 Johnny Bench Gold Glove Award (World Series Champion and World Series MVP season). Prestigious award as presented annually to the premier defensive players of the National and American League by position. Classic design showcases a gold finish Rawlings leather glove with "Major League All Star Fielding Team" impressed in black lettering along with a Bench facsimile signature. This sits atop a pedestal that has a metal placard imprinted with a likeness of Bench on front. On either side sit a pair of gold finished baseballs in three pronged holders and a pair of enameled "Rawlings" logo sit in front of each. Additional metal placard on the lower front reads, "1976 Rawlings Gold Glove Award Presented to Johnny Bench - 9 Time Winner, Honoring His Selection to The Sporting News National League All-Star Fielding Team". Measures 6.5"x17.25" at widest points and stands approx. 16.5" tall. Touch of light scattered wear. The ninth of (10) Gold Gloves Bench would earn as the Reds catcher. Includes letter of provenance from Johnny Bench: EX/MT
Estimated Price Range: ($15,000-$30,000)
Current EST:  10/27/20 5:57:15 AM
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