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    Guns N' Roses Appetite For Destruction Australian Platinum Sales Award (Geffen 24148, 1987). The worldwide smash debut album from Guns N' Roses earned them numerous awards outside of the US. Here is a decorative sales award from Australia which was awarded to their manager Alan Niven. Beautifully presented with the group logo and two roses flanking the platinum disc, it includes an ARIA sticker and a plaque inscription which reads 'Presented to Alan Niven in recognition of a platinum award for Australian sale of the album Appetite For Destruction by WEA Records Pty. Limited December 1988'. The plexiglass has also been inscribed at lower right in silver marker 'For a Brother / The Reverend / Etha G.' On the reverse there is a lengthy inscription in black marker from Alan Niven to American concert promoter Danny Zelisko: "Zelli / The momentum that makes the world evolve into a better place is driven by hears such as yours...Drive on, my friend, drive on! Heres to the years to come [and hopefully I might too, now & then!] Love always & may the blood of love resonate with your spirit / AN" Approximately 20" x 30" and in Good condition with scratches and dings to the frame, scuffs to the plexiglass, and some spots of oxidation throughout the disc. From the Danny Zelisko Collection. The consignor has pledged to contribute a portion of the proceeds from the sale of the Collection to The Bill Graham Foundation, and to The Ronnie James Dio Stand Up And Shout Against Cancer Foundation. COA from Heritage Auctions.

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    Auction Dates
    April, 2015
    18th-19th Saturday-Sunday
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