Lot 235Fine 1885 and 1886 Scottish Lawn Tennis Men’s...

Auction Date: 25/05/2016 at 10:30 am



Fine 1885 and 1886 Scottish Lawn Tennis Men’s Championship silver trophy-comprising a large silver chalice hallmarked Edinburgh 1884 and engraved “P.B Lyon-Winner of Scotch Lawn Tennis Championship Edinburgh 1885 and 1886” engraved to the base with the makers details J Crichton Company Edinburgh overall 9.25”h wt.12 troy oz. Note Patrick Bowes-Lyon, a relative of the Queen Mother and a great-uncle of Queen Elizabeth II. was Scottish tennis champion in 1885,1886 and 1888 he won the doubles at Wimbledon, alongside Herbert Wilberforce in 1887

Hammer Price: £600.00

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