A pair of boxing gloves worn by Max Baer 1937 v Tommy Farr
Lot 18
A pair of boxing gloves worn by Max Baer 1937 v Tommy Farr
Sold for £750 (US$ 1,259) inc. premium
Auction Details
Sports Memorabilia Chester
20 Feb 2013 11:00 GMT

Auction 21119
A pair of boxing gloves worn by Max Baer 1937 v Tommy Farr A pair of boxing gloves worn by Max Baer 1937 v Tommy Farr
Lot Details
A pair of boxing gloves worn by Max Baer 1937 v Tommy Farr
A pair of boxing gloves worn by Max Baer 1937 v Tommy Farr
A pair of Donmall Spalding boxing gloves with hand writing inside one glove (illegible...Max Baer....1937). These gloves are believed to have been worn by Max Baer in the fight held on the 15th of April 1937 at the Harringay Arena, Baer losing the contest on points.

Footnotes

  • Please note these gloves were consigned along with lot 234, the former property of boxing ring announcer Pat Regan.
    Max Baer (1909 - 1959) was a heavyweight boxer from Livermore, California, and became known as the Livermore Larupper.

Saleroom notices

  • Please note this lot was consigned along with sale 19897 lot 234, a collection of boxing and football items associated to 1930's/40's boxing ring announcer Pat Regan.
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