Lot 2221967 New Zealand All Blacks UK Tour Congratulatory Rugby...

Auction Date: 17/09/2020 at 10am



1967 New Zealand 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 New Zealand RFU 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 New Zealand 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 

Hammer Price: £15.00

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