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    Audrey Meadows 1955 "Best Supporting Actress" Emmy for her role as "Alice Kramden" on the Jackie Gleason Show. (CBS TV, 1952-1959) Emmy Award presented to Audrey Meadows in 1955 for "Best Supporting Actress in a Regular Series" for her role as "Alice Kramden" on The Jackie Gleason Show. The trophy was originally designed by TV engineer Louis McManus in 1948, using his wife as his model. Consisting of a cast copper and nickel, gold-plated trophy weighing approx. 6 pounds, twelve-and-a-half ounces. The statue stands 15.5 in. tall and depicts a winged woman, representing the muse of art, holding an atom, the electron of science, atop a wide pedestal base with the embossed text, "The National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences" on the rim. The statuette remains the symbol of the Academy's goal of supporting and uplifting the art and science of television. Engraved on the black-banded face of the base is, "Academy of Television Arts and Sciences 1955, Best Supporting Actress in a Regular Series, Audrey Meadows, The Jackie Gleason Show". Exhibiting age, wear and expected patina. Accompanied by Meadow's notification Telegram from the Academy and a gracious congratulatory telegram to Meadows and her cast mate and fellow nominee (who also went on to win his category), Art Carney, from Jackie Gleason. In vintage very good to fine condition. Item is located off-site in New Jersey and special shipping arrangements will apply.

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    June, 2017
    26th Monday
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