Lot 4901967 NZ All Blacks UK Tour Congratulatory Rugby Telegrams (2): Two...

Auction Date: 30/04/2020 at 10am



1967 NZ All Blacks UK Tour Congratulatory Rugby Telegrams (2): Two original telegram sheets, with some inevitable creasing, from the conclusion of the All Blacks marvellous 1997 Tour of the UK. One to the NZRFU from John Tallent of the Four Home Unions on 22nd Dec., referring to their record and wonderful attacking rugby and wishing them a Merry Christmas, as does NZ Governor General Arthur Porritt in the other, sent to manager Charlie Saxton at Auckland Airport on the team’s landing on 21st Dec. Unique material recalling a seminal rugby tour & team. G 

Guide Price: £30.00 - £50.00

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