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    1936-46 Lambert Trophy - Awarded Annually to Best College Football Team in the East. Originally established in 1936 by brothers Victor and Henry Lambert in the memory of their father, the Lambert Trophy recognizes supremacy in eastern college football. One of the most prestigious awards in all of sports, here we offer the first ever example of the traveling trophy, representing the winning squads from the University of Pittsburgh in 1936, to the the 1946 Army team. An amazing relic for any college football enthusiast, or collector of the Glenn Davis and Doc Blanchard-led Black Knights, this piece prominently displays an impressive engraved metal football with "The August V Lambert Memorial Trophy" in spectacular lettering, while colorful pennant team decor and golden footballs with the team names surrounding the perimeter of the base . Admittedly, the top portion appears to be missing a figural extension, which once was displayed at its center, and multiple pieces are absent from its base. Also typical dents and scratches are also exhibited throughout. Still, this historic trophy is one of the nicest collegiate awards ever to hit the auction block and will be sure to attract heavy activity from the most prominent hobby veterans. Twenty inches tall.

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    November, 2011
    10th-11th Thursday-Friday
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