Lot 174

Rugby Pin Badge Collection, Ireland & Elsewhere (Qty)...

Auction Date: 24/02/2022 at 10am



Rugby Pin Badge Collection, Ireland & Elsewhere (Qty): Collected by an enthusiast close to the heart of Irish Rugby down the years, here are nearly 100 (with duplication) of these lovely collectables in good order. There's one from each of the five Irish overseas tours 1961-1979, a team's worth of Irish slender-pinned shamrocks, three 'new on card' RBS 6 Nations, 17 Springboks or provincial SA badges of different sorts incl lovely 75th Jubilee 1964 and a mounted-on-ribbon 'Bok & Shamrock' sterling silver pair, 11 French Federation buttonhole style, four each Wales and Scotland, seven NZ silver ferns of various vintages, one or more could easily be pre-WW2, 10 modern IRFU still on cards, two Middle East-looking scimitars, 1 Australian Schools, 1 Canada, 1 Romania, 2 Argentina, 1 Australian Wallaby, 2 different new RWC, 1 British Lion in gold metal, and 4 other Irish incl 'Team Ireland'. Great selection not easily found elsewhere in this quantity and quality; ideal to split and sell some on. Good to excellent

Hammer Price: £95.00