Auction Date: 13/04/2016 at 10am
2001 Six Nations rugby engraved pewter hip flask – pocket hip flask engraved to the front panel - Angleterre v France 7th Avril 2001 Twickenham – unused in the maker’s original box (G). Note Six nations tournament was marred by an outbreak of the highly infectious livestock disease Foot and mouth disease in Britain which it was decided to postpone Ireland's three fixtures against the home nations until the outbreak was contained. These games were then played in September and October. The eventual winners were England for the second year running, missing out on the Grand Slam losing to Ireland at the final match of the tournament in October.