Lot 932: The 1977 NASL Soccer Bowl Championship Ring awarded to the New York Co
08 November 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: The 1977 NASL Soccer Bowl Championship Ring awarded to the New York Cosmos equipment manager Charles Martinelli, the 10k gold ring set with an emerald inscribed NASL CHAMPIONS 1977, MARTINELLI, 8-28-77, and additionally engraved with the signature of Pele, also bearing the NASL and Cosmos club logos In tribute to the departing Pele, uniquely the Championship Ring was additionally engraved with the Brazilian legend's signature. For information on the 1977 Soccer Bowl see lot 929, the kit worn by Pele in the match. Provenance: The Charles Martinelli Collection. Former Equipment Manager of the New York Cosmos.