Auction Date: 18/07/2019 at 10:15 am
1963-4 NZ All Blacks UK Rugby Tour Letter from Lord Cobham: Single sheet on embossed headed paper from Viscount Cobham’s home address in London to All Blacks manager Frank Kilby, regretting that it would not be possible for them to meet and be entertained by him prior to the All Blacks’ return home. Lord Cobham had been a county cricketer & captain of Worcestershire, and Governor-General of New Zealand until 1962. He congratulates the ‘splendid team who have been wonderful tourists’. Fine item.