Lot #6109
Lake Placid 1980 Winter Olympics Mascot Designs Signed by Creator Don Moss

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Estimate: $300+

Description

Two design prints of Roni the raccoon, the official mascot of the Lake Placid 1980 Winter Olympics Mascot, who was designed by noted sports artist Don Moss. The prints, 7 x 5 and 7 x 7, show Roni as an ice hockey player and as a speed skater, and both are hand-signed in black felt tip by Moss. The prints are affixed to an 11 x 15 cardstock mount, which is marked along the bottom edge: “1980 LPOOC Raccoons / Poster.” These two Roni designs were used on various official Lake Placid Olympic posters and merchandise. In fine condition, with some old tape residue to bottom border.

Auction Info

  • Auction Title: Olympic Memorabilia
  • Dates: #628 - Ended January 20, 2022