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RR Auction Carlo Gambino S.G.S. Associates Business Check

RR Auction Carlo GambinoBoss of New York’s most powerful crime family (1902–1976) and model for the title character in Mario Puzo’s The Godfather. S.G.S. Associates business check, 8 x 2.75, filled out in another hand and signed by Gambino, and countersigned by his partner Henry H. Saltzstein, payable to Pershing Auto Rentals, Inc. for $416.58, November 16, 1957. Double-suede-matted and framed with two photos of Gambino, one posing alongside Frank Sinatra, and a biographical plaque, to an overall size of 29.5 x 15.5. A central vertical fold, expected stamps and holes, and a red pencil cancellation touching end of signature, otherwise fine condition. Oversized. Pre-certified PSA/DNA and RR Auction COA.

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Posted by on June 13, 2013 in Carlo Gambino


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