Elvis Costello Rare U.K Original 1978 This Year's Model Special Prize Button Pin

Category Entertainment Memorabilia Music Memorabilia Rock & Pop Artists C Costello, Elvis

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Location Smyrna, Georgia 30080 US

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THIS IS A RARE ORIGINAL 'SPECIAL PRIZE' STICKBACK BUTTON FROM RADAR RECORDS (RAD-3)1978 ELVIS COSTELLO ALBUM 'THIS YEAR'S MODEL'. ETCHED INTO THE RUN-OFF GROOVE OF THE INITIAL PRESSINGS WAS THE FOLLOWING TEXT: 'SPECIAL PRESSING 003 RING MOIRA ON 434 3232 FOR YOUR SPECIAL PRIZE'. THE FIRST FANS THAT NOTICED AND ACTUALLY CALLED RECEIVED A PHOTO OF ELVIS C. CROUCHED BEHIND THE CAMERA (SIMILAR TO THE ALBUM COVER) WITH A PRINTED AUTOGRAPH TO THE SIDE AND A YELLOW PINBACK BADGE THAT READ 'ELVIS COSTELLO. THIS YEAR'S MODEL: MADE IN 1955 FOR 1984.' THIS IS ONE OF THOSE RARE PINS THAT IS A MUST FOR THE SERIOUS ELVIS COSTELLO COLLECTOR. PREVIOUSLY OWNED AND CLEARLY WORN PROUDLY THE PIN REMAINS IN VERY GOOD CONDITION FOR ITS AGE. IT MEASURES 1 1/4 INCHES IN DIAMETER.

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