MERCANTE, ARTHUR SIGNED BOXING REFEREE LICENSE (1965-66)
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 1965 thru 1966. This is a referee license belonging to Mercante. The license measures 2 1/2 inches by 4 inches.The license shows wear to the edges and corners.There is an official seal and Mercante has signed the back.This is a New York State license.