Auction Date: 30/11/2017 at 10:30 am
1980 British Lions Rugby Tour: Rare Zebra Skin presented to Aberavon, Wales & Lions lock Allan Martin on the “British Lions Tour to South Africa 1980, 2nd May - 14th July”, strongly and lastingly inscribed in black ink with a list of the 18 matches played, the date, opponents, venue and outcome with score; also signed by 22: Noel Murphy (Manager) & players Allan Martin, Bill Beaumont, John Carleton, Maurice Colclough, Ray Gravell, Bruce Hay, Peter Morgan, John O'Driscoll, Phil Orr, Alan Phillips, Graham Price, Derek Quinnell, Elgan Rees, Jim Renwick, Steve Smith, Jeff Squire, Alan Tomes, Colm Tucker, Peter Wheeler, Clive Williams & Clive Woodward. Rare, different, approx. 7’ x 5’ overall when stretched out as a rug; can also be used as a dramatic wall hanging or framed as a major rugby history talking point. Excellent condition, great provenance, not to be missed.