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 #91: Arthur Ashe's MVP Trophy From One of the Very Last Tournaments of His Epic Career -- From The 1979 Aetna World Cup -- Stunning Gorham Silver Bowl Is Near Fine


Arthur Ashe tennis trophy from 1979, the year he suffered the heart attack that ended his phenomenal career. Silver trophy bowl is engraved: ''Cystic Fibrosis Foundation / Most Valuable Player Award / 1979 Aetna World Cup''. Shining silver bowl bears a Gorham Silver maker's mark. Mouth of bowl measures 8'' in diameter and 3.75'' in height on a 4.25'' diameter foot. Light tarnishing, else fine. With an LOA from Arthur Ashe's widow.
Final Bid (Includes Buyers Premium):$600
Minimum Bid:$500
Number of Bids:1