Sporting Ephemera

Lot 1154:
Lot 1154
Derby Day' Epsom Races 1939. Official programme for the 156th Derby held on the 24th May 1939. Minor pencil annotations, minor rusting to staples and minor staining otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £42
Blue Peter won the Derby in 1939
Lot 1155:
Lot 1155
'Florida Pearl'. Martell Cup Steeple Chase, Aintree, 4th April 2002. Official race card with portrait of the winning horse and jockey by the renowned Newmarket-based artist, Jacquie Jones painted in acrylic to the spread of the race card. Signed by the jockey, B. Geraghty, trainer, W.P. Mullins, and the artist. Framed and glazed overall 13.5"x10". G/VG - horse racing
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £40
'Florida Pearl' won the race by eleven lengths
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Horse Racing. An attractive and unusual Victorian Staffordshire mug printed in black with large vignette, around the whole mug, of a horse race in progress, with four horses and jockeys jumping a fence with church steeple and woodlands in background. Decoration to inner rim and handle. 4" tall. Two chips to base otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £80/120
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 1157:
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Sporting signatures. Collection of twenty signatures on white cards and colour photographs etc from a range of sports. Signatures include Lucinda Green, (eventing), Tim Henman, Virginia Wade (tennis), Matthew Pinsent, Steve Redgrave (rowing), Chris Tremlett, Brad Hodge (cricket), Richard Dunwoody, Jim McGrath, Willie Carson (horse racing) etc. Odd duplicates. G/VG
Estimate: £20/30
Hammer price: £20
Lot 1158:
Lot 1158
Aviation. Mono real photograph postcard of the aviator Gustav Hamel standing in front of his aeroplane c1910. J. Beagles & Co. series no. 503.B. G
Estimate: £15/25
Hammer price: £5
German-born Hamel disappeared when aged only 24 while flying over the Channel to England from France. Neither his body or his plane were recovered
Lot 1159:
Lot 1159
'Royal Bar, Perth'. Silver metal advertising cigarette case with image to centre of race horses head with 'Royal Bar, Perth' [Scotland] above. The case measures 3.25"x3.5". G
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 1160:
Lot 1160
Horse Racing vesta case. Victorian silver metal vesta case decorated with two horses and jockey's to each side. '925 sterling' to inside edge. Approximately 1.5"x1.75". Metal ring suspension. VG
Estimate: £60/90
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 1161:
Lot 1161
Horse racing. Attractive silver cigarette case with raised oblong enamel image of a horse and jockey to centre with the engraved date '20th Feb 1918' below. Gilt lined. Hallmarked for Sheffield 1916. The case measures 2.75"x3". G
Estimate: £140/180
Hammer price: unsold
The jockey appears to be wearing the Queens racing colours
Lot 1162:
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Ten pin bowling. Original 'Royal Star Automatic lighter' with scenes of ten pin bowling to both sides, one showing two skittles and a bowling ball and the other a girl bowling. 1950's (?). Some wear to images otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £25/35
Hammer price: unsold

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