Day 1 Lot 456

1920s Scarce Wales International Rugby Jersey exchanged with...

Auction Date: 8/12/2021 at 10am

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1920s Scarce Wales International Rugby Jersey exchanged with Dr A C Gillies, the Scotland backrow forward who played four times v Wales, his first cap in 1924, then 1925 to 1927 winning in all 12 caps playing for Watsonians and Carlisle from 1924-27. He moved to Manchester and captained them in 1928-29. This Welsh example has held its dark scarlet colour beautifully, contrasting strongly with the white Three Feathers badge with blue scroll. Full collar and buttons - small hole to centre of back & neatly stitched tear nearby otherwise (G)

Hammer Price: £1600.00