For Sale: HK-9 1860 Heenan Boxing Champion of America SCD

$1,950.00 · MS 63 BN Jeff Shevlin Collection

Reference HK-9
Date 1860
Grade MS 63 BN
Price $1,950.00
Item # 3717
Metal Copper

Near TOP POP, 7 certified by NGC and only 1 finer. John C. Heenan, the “Benicia Boy” won the first clear claim to the American heavyweight title. This was struck to commemorate the famous 1860 bare-knuckle World Championship Heavyweight fight with England’s champion Tom Sayers. The match lasted over two hours and ended in a 42-round draw.