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    1968 Green Bay Packers Super Bowl II Gold Football Charm Gifted to Vince Lombardi's Secretary and Handwritten Signed Program. While it's no secret that Vince Lombardi impacted the Green Bay Packers players, that he led to four NFL championships of the 1960s, the legendary head coach also made quite the impact with the players' wives, assistant coaches and all other team employees. Presented here is a wonderful collection of personal mementos from Lombardi's longtime secretary Ruth McKloskey.

    Included are the following pieces: extremely scarce 14 karat gold football charm that Lombardi gave to a small handful of Packers staffers after winning Super Bowl II. Exhibiting NM-MT quality throughout, it is marked "14K", while two green stones and a genuine diamond make up the 1" football's laces. Also included is a preprinted card came with the football charm and it reads as follows: "Please accept this gift as an expression of our sincere gratitude for all you have done for the Green Bay Packers. - Vince Lombardi"; also included is an original program from the city of Green Bay's 1962 Tribute to Vince Lombardi, and it is signed by the legendary coach to his secretary with the following Mint ball-point inscription: "To Ruth, My appreciation for your fine loyalty and cooperation. -Vince Lombardi." An absolutely amazing set of pieces, which gives us a look at the personal side of the famed gridiron figure. Letter of provenance from Ruth McKloskey. Full LOA from PSA/DNA. Auction LOA from James Spence Authentication.


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    November, 2015
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