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    Early Miss America Trophy from 1925. A large silver-plated trophy awarded to "The Most Beautiful Professional Bathing Girl, Bathers Revue, Atlantic City Pageant, September 8-12, 1925." The Miss America Pageant, as it would soon come to be called, originated in 1921, making this one of the earliest awards associated with the event. The trophy consists of a 17.5" x 19.5" silver-plated clamshell on a 6" x 15" circular wood base with sterling silver dedication plaque, and is in Very Good to Fine condition with moderate wear and some tarnishing.

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    Auction Dates
    October, 2008
    4th-6th Saturday-Monday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 7
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