The Milwaukee Bucks this week won the NBA Finals, beating the Phoenix Suns 4-2 in a six-game series and snatching their first title in half a century.
In winning the series’ final game the Bucks were awarded the famous Larry O’Brien trophy, created by world-famous jewellery brand Tiffany & Co and named after the former NBA commissioner.
The famous sterling silver and 24k gold vermeil design is 24.5 inches high and weighs in at 16 pounds.
Tiffany posted a statement on its website congratulating the Milwaukee Bucks on their win, but which other famous sporting trophies has the jeweller produced?
Tiffany also designed and handcrafts other NBA trophies, such as the Bill Russell NBA Finals MVP Award, the NBA Eastern and Western Conference Championship trophies and the WNBA Championship Trophy.
In other sports, Tiffany was also responsible for the creation of the Super Bowl Vince Lombardi Trophy.
It also produces trophies for the winners of the men’s and women’s US Open in tennis, as well as the 2007 PGA Tour FedEx Cup.
Among the 65 sports trophies Tiffany & Co has made is also the championship trophy for Major League Baseball.
Each of Tiffany’s revered sports trophies are handcrafted at its hollowware workshop in Cumberland, Rhode Island.
Read more about the creation of the NFL Super Bowl Vince Lombardi Trophy below: