August 27, 2020 Elvis Presley BIG 50 Auction
This lot is closed for bidding. Bidding ended on 8/27/2020

Offered is a 14K gold nugget necklace owned by Elvis Presley and gifted to Dottie Rambo. Rambo was the songwriter that penned the gospel number "If That Isn't Love" which Elvis recorded at the very end of 1973 and released in 1974 on his album Good Times. Rambo was a Grammy and multiple Dove Award-winning artist. Along with husband Buck and daughter Reba, she formed the award-winning southern Gospel group, The Rambos. She wrote more than 2,500 songs, and Elvis referred to her a "A most gracious and talented lady."

Dottie Rambo's grandson Israel Anthem's signed letter accompanies the necklace, and it reads:

Elvis' 14K pendant and necklace's Authenticity is 100% genuine, and confirmed by several witnesses and unbiased parties. This item was personally gifted from Elvis Presley to Dottie Rambo on one of their countless visits. When Dottie passed away, this item was passed on to her grandson, Israel Anthem. The item has been kept in a secure location since its gifting, moving only to climate controlled storage and to the current auction.

The round chunk of gold weighs 11 grams and measures 1 inch in diameter and the chain measures 25 inches in length. The markings on the reverse read "10-14K." The necklace and pendant present with no wear. Near Mint to Mint condition.

Elvis Presley Owned 14K Gold Nugget Necklace Gifted to Gospel Singer Dottie Rambo (Writer of the Song “If That Isnt Love”)
Bidding
Current Bidding (Reserve Has Been Met)
Minimum Bid: $3,000
Final prices include buyers premium: $8,050
Estimate: $6,000 - $8,000
Number Bids: 10
Auction closed on Thursday, August 27, 2020.
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