*Museum Gem* Jose Leandro Andrade OLYMPICS AMSTERDAM 1928 Official Football Plate.
*Provenance: Collection of Jose Leandro Andrade*
José Leandro Andrade (22 November 1901 – 5 October 1957) was an Uruguayan footballer who played at wing-half. He was nicknamed "The Black Marvel" (maravilla negra). During his prime he was regarded as one of the finest footballers in the world, contributing to the Uruguay national football team's domination of international football during the 1920s, winning two consecutive Olympic Gold Medals 1924-1928 and then the first FIFA World Cup 1930 held at Uruguay.
Plate Diameter: 11 inches.