Knute Rockne was both a football player and coach at Notre Dame, he popularized the forward pass, and his biography at the College Football Hall of Fame calls him, "without question, American Football's most-renowned coach." This set is one of only a few known examples of bookend art dedicated to his fame. He is known for No markings indicate the maker of this set.
For more information see:
"Knute Rockne." Wikipedia. Wikimedia Foundation, 29 Sept. 2015. Web. 30 Sept. 2015.
Name: Rock of Notre Dame
Date: ca 1925
Height: 6 ”
LKCD#: 2280(LKCD# refers to the Plate# of this set in Collectors Encyclopedia of Bookends)
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Rarity ratings are as per Collectors Encyclopedia of Bookends, Kuritzky L and De Costa C, Collector Books, (Publishers) 2006
1-2 VERY COMMON: Consistently available online or in antique malls at all times
3 COMMON Available with regularity, typically seen several times each week online; found with ease in malls or shows
4 UNCOMMON:In online sales, may be seen as often as several times per month. Sporadically found at shows or shops
5 RARE: In online sales, seen only a few times per year. Seen at shows and antiques shops rarely
5* SINGULAR: The pair has only been seen once by the authors