Regular price $750.00

HISTORY: Joe Louis was born on May 13, 1914 in Lafayette, Alabama. On June 22, 1937 he won the World Heavyweight Title from James J. Braddock. He retired after losing to Rocky Marciano on October 26, 1951. His final record was 63-3. Joe Louis had the longest reign of any heavyweight champion spanning eleven years. His victories included Jack Sharkey, Max Baer, Max Schmeling, Billy Conn, and Jersey Joe Walcott. Offered here is an original silk handerkerchief picturing Joe Louis.

FULL DESCRIPTION: This is an original silk handerkerchief. It is in pristine condition. The image of Louis is bold and clear. The color has faded very slightly, but still bold. Has the original folds. No staining or soiling. No tears. As fine an example as you will see. Circa late 1930's. 16 1/2" x 17."

Size: 16 1/2 x 17

Condition: near mint