CAESARS PALACE | COMMEMORATIVE MEDAL WITH BUST PORTRAIT OF SINATRA
COMMEMORATIVE MEDAL WITH BUST PORTRAIT OF SINATRA
With the profile of Frank Sinatra on one side and an inscription on the other side, indicating that the medal was sent to special guests at Sinatra's premiere performance at the venue in 1968.
While The Sands had been the Rat Pack's preferred casino venue for many years, in 1967 Sinatra began a decades-long relationship with the newer and more luxurious Caesar's Palace - to the extent that it was often referred to as "the house that Frank built." His concerts were legendary draws and represent some of his landmark performances.
One or two scratches.
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