Day 1 Lot 359a

1884-5 Edinburgh University Rugby XV Photograph: Approx 18”...

Auction Date: 27/04/2022 at 10am

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1884-5 Edinburgh University Rugby XV Photograph: Approx 18” x 14”, original frame and cord, sepia image well preserved and impressively posed, with handwritten notes by the captain to the reverse, along with framers' label, Fletcher's of St Andrews. Skipper was L Gordon Fischeris side went unbeaten in that year and took Oxford University's 4-year unbeaten record with an away win! Fischer became a doctor in India, Lt Col in WW1 and died in 1947. A terrific old rugby photo with impressive provenance. Excellent

Guide Price: £60.00 - £100.00

(Not sold)