Archie Moore was born on December 13, 1913 in Benoit, Mississippi. He won the World Light Heavyweight Title from Joey Maxim on December 17, 1952. Moore fought memorable fights with Rocky Marciano, Floyd Patterson, Harold Johnson and Cassius Clay among others. He retired after an exhibition match with Nap Mitchell on August 27, 1965 with a final record of 183-22-9 with 1 no contest and 129 KO's. Offered here is a punching bag used by Archie Moore in training which he has signed. This is a gray, leather punching bag. Completely intact although exhibiting heavy wear. Deflated. Signed at the top in thin blue marker, "Archie Moore." Purchased directly from Archie Moore at his home in 1992.