Lot 293Very Rare 1919 King’s Cup Tournament Final, Mother...

Auction Date: 20/11/2019 at 10:30 am

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Very Rare 1919 King’s Cup Tournament Final, Mother Country v New Zealand: 100 years on, excellent single sheet One Penny issue for the Twickenham climax of ‘The First World Cup’, presented by George V for the post-WW1 Inter-Services and Dominions Championship. New Zealand’s Services took the honours, 9-3, against effectively the British Army side. In remarkable order for its age, an historic document from a tournament whose importance and impact has in recent years come to be more fully researched and appreciated. A great opportunity

Hammer Price: £240.00

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