Lot #238
Canaan Banana Signed Photograph

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Estimate: $200+

Description

The first President of Zimbabwe (1936-2003) who, in 1987, stepped down as President and was succeeded by Prime Minister Robert Mugabe. In 1997, Banana was accused of being a homosexual, and after a highly publicized trial, was convicted of 11 counts of sodomy and ‘unnatural acts,’ serving six months in prison. Pearl-finish 3.5 x 5.5 close-up photo of Canaan Banana, signed in the lower border in blue ballpoint as president of Zimbabwe. In fine condition, with a light paperclip impression to the top edge. Accompanied by a 1980 transmittal letter from the 'Office of the President.'

Auction Info

  • Auction Title: Fine Autograph and Artifacts, Ft. Animation
  • Dates: #620 - Ended November 10, 2021





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