To commemorate Super Bowl 50, Tiffany & Co. has customized a bespoke football as part of a program with the CFDA and NFL. Fifty bespoke designer footballs, from Nicole Miller to Georgina Chapman and Keren Craig of Marchesa, and Rachel Zoe, will be auctioned to benefit the National Football League Foundation.Up for auction on NFL.com until February 14, these one-of-a-kind pieces come with a certificate of authenticity. Tiffany’s creation has bagged 53 bids till now and has been currently sporting a bidding price of $12,850.
Designed by Tiffany & Co. design director, Francesca Amfitheatrof, the ball is shaped out of 12 pounds of sterling silver and .23 pounds of yellow gold. Favoring New York Giants, it features the same dimensions and materials as the football atop the coveted Vince Lombardi Super Bowl trophy.
Each of its custom fit vermeil laces is the shape of an X for the Roman numeral, 10 and together the 5 X’s commemorate Super Bowl 50. Featuring hand-engraved text and ornamentation, Tiffany & Co silver football will make a perfect Valentine’s Day gift for a die-hard Super Bowl fan.
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