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Lot # 126: *Museum Gem* ANGEL ROMANO COLLECTION -FIRST Copa America South American Football Championship 1916 Original Coloured Sketch Poster. *1930 World Cup Museum Letter*

Category: Late Additions

Starting Bid: $1,000.00

Bids: 5 (Bid History)

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Item was in Auction "#GOAT Episode Four",
which ran from 9/22/2021 8:00 PM to
10/2/2021 11:00 AM



*Museum Gem* ANGEL ROMANO COLLECTION - FIRST Copa America South American Football Championship 1916 Original Coloured Sketch Poster.

*Incredible Provenance: 1930 World Cup Museum Letter*

The 1916 South American National Team Championship was the first edition of the contest, a competition that would later be succeeded by the Copa América and which is the main international soccer cup contested by national teams in South America . It took place in Buenos Aires , Argentina , between July 2 and 17, 1916. The dispute of the tournament coincided with the celebrations for the centenary of the declaration of independence of Argentina . In addition, the realization of the cup was of vital importance for the founding of the South American Football Confederation , which took place in the middle of the competition, on July 9 , 1916 .

Poster Details: 90 X 68 CM SIZE

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