February 2013 Auction Ends Wednesday, February 6th, 5pm Pacific
This lot is closed for bidding. Bidding ended on: 2/6/2013 8:08:00 PM

Lot #13: Arthur Ashe 1964 ''Eastern Grass Court'' Championships Trophy -- Awarded to the Burgeoning Tennis Legend Early in His Career


Arthur Ashe 1964 Eastern Grass Court Championship trophy. Held in South Orange, New Jersey, the tournament parlayed Ashe into the limelight as a player to watch, as he beat established players Dennis Ralston and Clark Graebner, and was ranked sixth in the world that year. Sterling silver trophy is engraved: ''Eastern Grass Court Championships Men's Singles Winner 1964''. Trophy measures 7.5'' x 7.5'' with three separate handles. Some minor tarnishing to silver, though can be polished. Near fine condition. With an LOA from Arthur Ashe's widow.
Final Bid (Includes Buyers Premium):$2,082
Minimum Bid:$500
Number of Bids:9