HISTORY: Jersey Joe Walcott was born on January 31, 1914 in Merchantville, N.J. He won the World Heavyweight Title from Ezzard Charles on July 18, 1951. He retired after being knocked out by Rocky Marciano for the Heavyweight Title on May 15, 1953. His final record was 50-18-1 with 30 KO's. Offered here is an original souvenir pinback of Jersey Joe Walcott.
FULL DESCRIPTION: This is an original, metallic souvenir pin which pictures Walcott in fight pose. Circa early 1950's. Ribbon and small glove attached. Pin firmly attached to back. Ribbon has some fading. No dents. Minor rust to back. Minor foxing on front. 1 3/4" diameter.