Auction Date: 18/07/2019 at 10:15 am
1992 Signed NZRFU Centennial Dinner Menu & Rugby Coach Fred Allen’s 2012 Funeral Order of Service (2): In good condition, the large black-covered menu with paper insert and white ribbon to spine from this important landmark dinner in Wellington. It has been neatly signed by the unique Eric Tindill, both an All Black (Cap v England 1935-6) and NZ cricket cap and also an international referee and Test umpire, who was the oldest surviving All Black and oldest ever ex-international cricketer before passing away in 2010 at the age of 99. Also a clean neat glossy copy of the Eden Park, Auckland, Order of Service for the funeral of Sir Fred ‘Needle’ Allen, Kiwi 1945-6, All Black 1946-9 and later successful national coach inc the 1967 tour. He, also, became the oldest surviving All Black prior to his 2012 passing. Significant memorabilia.