A beautiful custom Australian gold record award for the Rolling Stones 1971 classic album. Presented to guitarist Mick Taylor. This was part of Stones bassist Bill Wyman’s legendary Rolling Stones archive. Sticky Fingers was a #1 album around the world, including Australia. The Stones’ Australian label, WEA Records Pty. Presented each band member an attractive custom award with an’outback’ theme–the disc and brass plate are attached to the wood panel backing using bent’old time’ nails. The plate reads Presented to Mick Taylor by WEA Records Pty. Bill Wyman, a legendary collector of his band’s memorabilia, ended up with Mick Taylor’s award, as well as his own. We acquired this award in the Julien’s Auctions sale. Bill Wyman’s Rolling Stones Archive. The gold plated album on the award is the actual metal “mother” used to manufacture Side 1 of. With the stamped matrix numbers A MX 164189 and COC-591100-1. On the back of the award Bill Wyman has handwritten a catalog number for his reference. In excellent condition, with some scuffing to the disc. An extremely rare opportunity to own a Rolling Stones award for one of their most acclaimed albums, presented to one band member, and owned for many years by another. Recordmecca’s clients include the Smithsonian Institution, the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, the Experience Music Project, the Country Music Hall of Fame, and the Victoria & Albert Museum. Recordmecca’s Jeff Gold was named by Rolling Stone as one of 5 Top Collectors of High-End Music Memorabilia. He authenticated previously unknown Bob Dylan manuscripts for PBS’s History Detectives, appeared as a featured appraiser on VH1’s Rock Collectors, and has been profiled as a top dealer and collector in the books Vinyl Junkies and Retromania: Pop Culture’s Addiction to it’s Own Past. Gold is author of the acclaimed books Total Chaos: The Story of The Stooges/As Told By Iggy Pop; and 101 Essential Rock Records: The Golden Age of Vinyl a survey of seminal rock albums, featuring contributions from David Bowie, Iggy Pop, Johnny Marr and Graham Nash. Check our feedback; you’ll see that we are dedicated to providing superior customer service and follow through. We guarantee everything we sell to be authentic with no time limit. The item “ROLLING STONES Mick Taylors Aust STICKY FINGERS GOLD RECORD AWARD EX-Bill Wyman” is in sale since Wednesday, December 30, 2020. This item is in the category “Entertainment Memorabilia\Music Memorabilia\Rock & Pop\Artists R\Rolling Stones\Other Rolling Stones Mem”. The seller is “recordmecca” and is located in Venice, California. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Artist/Band: Rolling Stones