Boston Garden Green Basketball Court Floor Cufflinks

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Boston Garden Green Basketball Court Floor Cufflinks
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These sterling silver cufflinks are crafted with authentic Boston Garden baskeball floor that was in use from 1946-1999. After the original Boston Garden was demolished in 1999, Tokens & Icons acquired the last 9 of 11 panels of the parquet floor directly from TD Garden. The floor pieces feature the scuffs and scratches of the floor on which the Celtics won 16 of their 17 Championships. Officially licensed by TD Garden, each pair of cufflinks comes gift-boxed with a Certificate of Authenticity.

Boston Garden opened in 1928 and was originally named Boston Madison Square Garden as it was designed by Tex Rickard, who built the third Madison Square Garden. Rickard, who also promoted boxing, aimed to build an arena with this sport in mind. Thus fans were very close to the action and this, combined with the Celtics' supposed ability to know where a ball would bounce on the iconic parquet floor, was thought to have contributed to the team's hometown advantage. The parquet floor was originally built in the Boston Arena and moved to the Garden in 1952. When Boston Garden closed in 1999, Tokens & Icons was selected by the arena's management to celebrate the storied basketball floor. Eleven five-foot square pieces remained and Tokens was entrusted with nine of them. These panels have been used to craft this item. Boston Garden hosted nineteen NBA Finals, four NBA All-Star games and was the first arena to host the NBA and Stanley Cup Finals in 1957.
  • Approximately 13/16" x 7/16"
  • Made from authentic Boston Garden basketball floor
  • Set in Sterling Silver with bullet back closure and hallmarked "Boston Garden" on the back side
  • Officially licensed by TD Garden
  • Comes gift-boxed with a Certificate of Authenticity
* Due to the unique nature of this item, the item received may vary from the photograph.

Item Code: 10BG

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ColorNo
Related StateMassachusetts
TeamBoston Celtics
PairPair
Bullet Item 1Approximately 13/16" x 7/16"
Bullet Item 2Made from authentic Boston Garden basketball floor
Bullet Item 3Set in Sterling Silver with bullet back closure and hallmarked "Boston Garden" on the back side
Bullet Item 4Officially licensed by TD Garden
Bullet Item 5Comes gift-boxed with a Certificate of Authenticity
Item TypeCufflinks
ColorGreen
Secondary ColorNo
ShapeRectangle
MaterialSterling Silver
StoneNo
BrandTokens & Icons
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