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Lot # 1505 (of 1866)   < Previous Lot | Next Lot >

1978 Muhammad Ali vs. Leon Spinks Fight Poster - Signed by Ali

Starting Bid - $300, Sold For - $711

Advertising poster issued in promotion of the heavyweight title bout between Muhammad Ali and Leon Spinks at the Superdome in New Orleans, Louisiana, on September 15, 1978. The poster features a generic boxing image at the top and lists the many social events associated with the fight taking place that week. Ali has inscribed the poster, "To Mara Fray/Muhammad Ali/Sept 7-78," in black ink (grading "9") at the top. Ali made history on September 15, 1978, by becoming the first fighter to win the heavyweight title on three separate occasions. The poster (38 x 24 inches) displays a number of light creases and is in Very Good to Excellent condition. Please Note: this poster has been stored rolled and will be shipped in a tube. LOA from James Spence/JSA. Reserve $300. Estimate $500/$1,000. SOLD FOR $711


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