MERCANTE, ARTHUR SIGNED BOXING REFEREE LICENSE (1964-65)
: Arthur Mercante was born on January 27, 1920. He refereed many fights including Ali-Frazier I, Ali-Patterson II and others. He refereed over 100 world title fights and was the first active modern day referee to enter the International Boxing Hall of Fame. Presented here is his vintage boxing referee license from 1964 thru 1965. This is a New York State referee boxing license belonging to Mercante.The license measures 2 1/2 inches by 4 inches.The license shows edge and corner wear.The license has an official stamp and is signed by Mercante on the back.