Regular price $300.00

Robert Fitzsimmons was born on May 26, 1863 in Helston, Cornwall, England. He won the World Middleweight Title on January 14, 1891 from Jack Dempsey. On March 17, 1897 he won the World Heavyweight Title from James Corbett. He later won the World Light Heavyweight Title on November 25, 1903 from George Gardner. He retired after fighting Jersey Bellew on February 20, 1914 with a final record of 43-12 with 6 no decisions, 1 no contest, and 32 KO's. Offered here is an original souvenir pin of Robert Fitzsimmons dating to his fighting career in 1896.
This is an original, metallic souvenir pin picturing Robert Fitzsimmons declaring "AM I IN IT," a reference to his attempt to secure a match with heavyweight champion James J. Corbett. Bold, clear image. No dents. Pin firmly attached to back. No rust. Manufacturer's label for Whitehead & Hoag Co. on reverse. 1 1/4" diameter.

Size: 1 1/4 inch diameter

Condition: excellent