RR Auctions Joe Frazier Personal Passport Championship Reign

04 Dec

RR Auctions Joe Frazier PassportFrazier’s personal passport, number J388547, issued on April 1, 1968. Passport measures 3.75 x 6, and contains his printed personal information on the third page, signed at the bottom “Joseph Frazier.” Affixed on the adjoining page, opposite the personal information page is Frazier’s 2.25 x 2.5 passport snapshot, signed vertically along the left edge, “Joseph Frazier.” A snapshot of Frazier’s wife Florence is affixed next to his, also signed vertically by Florence. Photo bears an embossed State Department seal over top portion. Several of the inside pages bear official visa stamps from New York, London, Spain, the Netherlands, and Venezuela. Another page bears a 1971 stamp amending the passport to exclude his wife Florence. In fine condition, with a cancellation stamp over personal information page, several loose pages reattached, and expected handling wear. It was during this time period that Frazier retained his championship against Muhammad Ali, in what is referred to as ‘The Fight of the Century.’ Pre-certified Steve Grad/PSA/DNA and RR Auction COA.

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