*Holy Grail* Lorenzo Fernandez Uruguay National Team FIFA World Cup Jules Rimet 1930 Winner's Gold Medal issued by FIFA.
Museum Piece and Holy grail for collectors-investors!!!
Provenance: 1930 World Cup Museum Letter (Superb Provenance)
Lorenzo Fernández (May 20, 1900 – November 16, 1973), nicknamed El Gallego (The Galician), was a Spanish-born Uruguayan footballer. During his career, he played for Capurro, River Plate, Montevideo Wanderers FC and C.A. Peñarol. Fernández also played 31 times and scored 4 goals for the Uruguay national football team, with which he won the 1930 FIFA World Cup, the gold medal at the 1928 Summer Olympics, and the 1926 and 1935 Copa Americas. A center-half in the 2–3–5 footballing system, he once replaced Pedro Cea as an inside-left forward against Peru during a match in 1929 South American Championship and went on to score a hat-trick.
Medal details: Gold Material (check pictures) 18K - 1 1/4 by 3/4 inches