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    Marilyn Van Derbur's Miss America Trophy (1958). The original Miss America Trophy presented to Marilyn when she was crowned Miss America 1958. A stylized gilt Miss America figure stands atop a golden globe affixed to a dome supported by four columns mounted on a wooden base with winged female victory figure. "MISS AMERICA / 1958" is engraved on the front plaque below the pageant seal. The trophy stands 37.5" tall and the wooden base measures 15" x 15". Weight is 22 lbs. The winged female victory figure has been broken at the lower legs and has been professionally repaired. Gold finish exhibits overall oxidation with some crazing. Marilyn Van Derbur is donating all proceeds to charity to benefit teachers in Colorado. Comes with a COA from Heritage Auctions.

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    November
    4th Thursday 10:50 am CT
    Auction Dates
    November
    4th-7th Thursday-Sunday
    Proxy Bidding Time Remaining
    11 Days 3h 10m 19s
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 0
    Lot Tracking Activity: 12
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    This lot is in: 1 - Signature® Floor Session - Vintage Hollywood & Movie Posters (Live Floor, Live Phone, Mail, Fax, Internet, and Heritage Live):
    (Lots 88001-88304) - 11:00 AM Central Time, Thursday, November 4, 2021.
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    Dallas, TX 75261



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