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    An Ernest Borgnine Pair of 'Key to the City' Awards from His Hometown, 1971, 2003. Both presented to the actor by Hamden, Connecticut, the town where he was born on January 24, 1917; the first made of wood, in the shape of an oversized key, gold-metal placard on front reads "Presented with full appreciate and honor to / Ernest Borgnine / December 10, 1971 /Mayor William M. Adams, Hamden, Conn.;" the second a plaque reading in part "To Our / Hometown Hero / Ernest Borgnine / October 27, 2003." (Please note the 2003 one is somewhat scratched with minor wood chipping.)
    6" x 12" x 1" and 12" x 9"

    Included with a Letter of Provenance signed by Nancee Borgnine and Cris Borgnine, Ernest's children.

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    November, 2016
    12th Saturday
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