Current Auction Is Open For Bidding
 
Home |Sitemap|Contact Us| Past Auctions  
 How to Bid   Register to Bid   Auctions   Consign   About Us   Featured Lots   Reviews 
Bidder Login
Bidder #
Password

New Bidder Registration
Forgot your password?

The Current Auction
Ends April 10th
Featured Items (47)
Presidents and First Ladies (74)
Space (42)
Notables (111)
Aviation (10)
Declaration of Independence Signers (3)
Supreme Court (7)
World Leaders and Politicians (13)
Activists and Social Leaders (7)
Intellectuals (2)
Businessmen (8)
Royalty (10)
Religious Figures (14)
Scientists and Inventors (25)
Explorers and Archaeologists (4)
American West (6)
Notorious Figures and Lawmen (2)
Military (37)
Art, Architecture, and Design (23)
Literature (54)
Comic Art & Animation (20)
Classic Music (14)
Modern Music (196)
John Brennan Collection (74)
Classic Entertainment (84)
Sports (214)
Autographed Cards (1)
Baseball Player Contracts (4)
Important Baseball Autographs (110)
Pre-1900 Baseball Cards (1)
Pre-War Baseball Cards (3)
Postwar Baseball Cards (2)
Postwar Sets and Collections (14)
Basketball (3)
Boxing (4)
Football (20)
Golf (3)
Hockey (5)
Olympic Memorabilia (2)
Tennis (1)
Game-Used Uniforms & Equipment (30)
All Auction Items (876)
Space & Aviation Auction Preview
Begins Apr 11
Search
Advanced Search
By Item Number
Gallery Search
Past Auction Search
Bidding
How Do I Bid?
What is BidTracker™?
New Bidder Registration
The 30-Minute Rule
Terms and Conditions
New to RR Auction?
About Us
Testimonials
Register to Bid
Jobs at RR Auction
Press Releases
Consign to RR Auction
How to Consign
2019 Auction Calendar
Jan 9
Jan 17
Feb 6
Feb 21
Mar 6
Mar 14
Apr 10
Apr 18
May 8
May 16
May 23
Jun 12
Jun 20
Jul 10
Jul 18
Jul 25
Aug 7
Aug 15
Sep 11
Sep 19
Sep 26
Oct 9
Oct 17
Nov 6
Nov 14
Dec 4
Dec 12
  More Dates & Deadlines

Item 2090 - Elvis Presley's 14K Baume & Mercier Wristwatch Catalog 530 (Jul 2018)

Back To Previous Page
(we are no longer accepting bids on this item)
Minimum Bid: $1,000.00
Sold Price: $12,251.23 (includes buyer's premium)

Description


Elegant solid 14K gold Baume & Mercier wristwatch given by Elvis Presley to Bobby Morris of the Las Vegas International Hotel/Casino, engraved on the caseback, "To Bobby, from Squirrly, E. P." The back also features the logo of the Las Vegas International and is marked "14K." In fine condition. Accompanied by a letter of provenance signed by Morris, in part: "I attended hundreds of rehearsals and performed for many legendary stars in Las Vegas. I first moved to Las Vegas in the late 40s and was the lead percussionist for many including: Liberace, Ronnie Reagan, Frank Sinatra, Elvis Presley and countless others. I was eventually hired to be the band leader by Bill Morris and Kirk Kerkorian for the opening of the International Showroom with Barbra Streisand and then Elvis Presley. Elvis first gave me this Baume Mercier 14k solid gold wristwatch in the summer of '69 during one of his rehearsals. It has the Las Vegas International Hotel logo and is engraved, 'To Bobby from Squirrly, EP.' He and I developed a great friendship over the years and I worked closely with him." Also includes an appraisal letter from Bellman's Jewelers, outlining the technical aspects of the piece. A superb piece from Presley's famous Vegas years.

Terms and abbreviations used in our descriptions.


You must be a registered user and logged in to view Past Auction Item Images

If you do not currently have an account, click here to go to our secure registration page.

Important Information


Tips For Consignors

Auctions

For a complete list of auction beginning and ending dates, check our dates and deadlines page.