Lot 48Boxing - Scarce c.1917 Jess Willard & Buffalo...

Auction Date: 30/09/2018 at 10am

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Boxing - Scarce c.1917 Jess Willard & Buffalo Bill Show Boxing Pennant with Postcard depicting Willard standing over Johnson, all mounted measures 88x43cm approx. Heralded as ‘The Great White Hope’ with a short-lived acting career was bringing in good money for his appearances until he was losing his World Championship title to Jack Dempsey in 1919.

Guide Price: £600.00 - £700.00

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