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    Floyd Patterson at the Berlin Sportpalast (ARTI Organisation, 1960). Boxing Exhibition Tournament Poster (19.5" X 27.75"). Sports.
    Shortly after becoming the first man to reclaim the title of Undisputed World Heavyweight Champion, boxer Floyd Patterson went to Europe for a tour of exhibition matches. This poster, advertising the exhibition at the Berlin Sportpalast, features Patterson's face before an American flag backdrop and credits Julio Mederos, John Henry June, and Patterson's kid brother Ray as the champ's opponents. A partially restored poster that displays signs of use. May include light edge wear, very small tears, or mild toning. Though backed on linen, no further restoration efforts have been attempted. Please see full-color, enlargeable image below for more details. Fine/Very Fine on Linen.


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    30th Sunday
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