Football Memorablia

Lot 1414:
Lot 1414
Darlington v Swindon Town. Season 1910/1911. 'In Loving Memory of Darlington, beaten at Darlington (The Quakers) in the English Cup, February 25th 1911 by Swindon Town'. 'In Memoriam' style postcard issued following Swindon's win in the 3rd round match. 'Come on Robins, have a feed, Quaker Oats is the thing you need; No, said the Robins, we doing well, Wiltshire Bacon is the food to tell'. Light creasing to corners otherwise in good condition. Printed by S. Fry of Cricklade Road, Swindon. Rare
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £20
Swindon Town beat Darlington 3-0 and went onto play Chelsea who they lost to 3-1
Lot 1415:
Lot 1415
Swindon Town v Notts County. Season 1910/1911. 'In Loving Memory of Notts County, beaten at Swindon in the English Cup, January 14th 1911 by Swindon Town'. 'In Memoriam' style postcard issued following Swindon winning the 1st round match. 'Who was the latest team to bow the knee to Swindon? Magpies! that's them! They came a cropper 'gainst the bonnie boys in red and white, Magpies! that's them!, With Fleming and Wheatcroft, Jock Walker and Kay, Tout, Banni and Stilto to help clear the way, Jeff, Bown and Bolland and Skiller to have a say:- Swindon! That's Them'. Some light creasing otherwise in good condition. Printed by S. Fry of Cricklade Road, Swindon
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £20
Swindon Town beat Notts County 3-1 to reach the 2nd round where they beat Woolwich Arsenal 1-0. In the 3rd round they played Darlington
Lot 1416:
Lot 1416
Percy George Herbert Fender. Sussex, Surrey & England 1910-1935. Official season tickets for Chelsea Football Club for the seasons 1933-34, 1935-36, 1958-59 and 1964-65 all in Fenders name. The first two are for the Directors Stand season tickets and are bound in red leather. G/VG
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £300
Lot 1417:
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Football ephemera. A wide and varied selection of ephemera including a good selection of football programmes 1950/60's, some later (good selection of clubs including many European match programmes including friendlies/flood lit etc, selection of football pennants 1970/90's (English, European and match, various sizes), football trade and cigarette cards, file of England international home programmes 1990's some with tickets, some loose, League Cup Final and play off Final programmes 1980/90's, menu card signed by Leicester City players 1960's including Banks, McLintock, Stringfellow, Appleton etc, original press photographs taken at the 1957, 1965, 1968 & 1969 F.A. Cup Finals (4), Corinthian football figures, Cleveland football figures 1970's (?), Football sticker books and coins 1960's/90's, 1960/70's match tickets (5), Euro '92' souvenirs and ephemera, World Cup 1966 money box, football jigsaws, football pin badges (small quantity), football annuals & guides etc. In three boxes. G
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £380
Lot 1418:
Lot 1418
Charles Buchan's Football Monthly 1958/1959 to 1970/71. Run of the magazine bound in red boards in thirteen volumes, with thirty six individual copies for September 1955 to August 1958. Also a further selection of other football magazines including Jimmy Hill's Football Weekly etc. Sold with twelve issues of Charles Buchan's Soccer Gift Book for 1959/60 with original dustwrapper, and 1963/64-1974, and other annuals including All Stars etc. Three boxes in all. G
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £110
Lot 1419:
Lot 1419
Queen's Park Rangers. A box comprising a selection of ephemera including good runs of trade cards of Queen's Park Rangers players, signed books, posters, photographs including colour slides. Items include four original hanging fixture lists for seasons 1967/68 to 1972/73. Approx. 11"x17.5" with hanging strings, some annotations, nicks and ageing. A blue folder with 'Q.P.R. Scrapbook' issues 1-11, 1946-1947, 'Q.P.R. Souvenir 1947-1948' covering their run to the sixth round of the F.A. Cup etc. Trade cards and sticker series include Soccer Stars 1970/71, 1973/74, 1974/75, 1975/76, 1976/77, Euro Soccer Stars 1977, Golden Collection 1978/79, Merlin, Panini, Top Sellers etc. Signed books are 'Shooting to the Top', Rodney Marsh, London 1968, and 'Priceless', Rodney Marsh, London 2001, both signed by Marsh. 'Sir Les', Les Ferdinand, London 1997, signed by Ferdinand G
Estimate: £60/90
Hammer price: £220
Lot 1420:
Queen's Park Rangers 1970s-1990s. A good selection of approximately fifty official match posters, the majority for Q.P.R., a good number for friendlies, tournaments etc in European venues, the majority in Scandinavia, also for matches at Loftus Road, benefit matches, fixture lists etc. Includes an original poster advertising the 1970 F.A. Cup 5th round match v Derby County and other upcoming fixtures at Loftus Road. Other posters include Liverpool, Euro '96, England rugby team etc. Sold with seven Q.P.R. pennants including League Cup Final 1967 v West Bromwich Albion, v Rangers F.C., UEFA Cup first round v Reykyavik 1984 first and second legs, and second round first leg v F.K. Partizan Beograd played at Highbury etc. Also sold with the odd QPR programme (1940/50), unofficial autograph sheet etc, and two footballs, one an orange leather 'Bobby Moore Spall Ball' awarded as a competition prize by Football Monthly magazine in 1972 with covering letter to the winner, and a white leather 'Queens Parks Rangers F.A. and F.I.F.A. Approved football with Q.P.R. emblem, signed by fourteen players, the signatures faded and barely legible. Some faults, generally good condition
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £440
Lot 1421:
Lot 1421
B.D.V. cigarette. Football 'League Colours'. Five silks printed with footballers. Clubs are Brighton & Hove, Middlesbrough, Blackpool, Northampton and Swansea Town. Colours good. Minor staining to the corners of Brighton and Blackpool, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £10
Lot 1422:
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Subbuteo Table Soccer 1960s. 'The New Subbuteo Continental' edition in original box. Contents include three teams in red strip, blue strip and Queens Park Rangers strip, two floodlights, goals, ball, corner and halfway flags, referee, linesmen, policemen, ball raising chute, fence, match score recorder etc. Heavy damage to box lid, otherwise in good condition. Sold with 'Subbuteo Table Cricket' 1950s. Fourteen figures in square blue box with green lid label comprising fourteen figures and bases, bat and printed rules. Good condition. Qty 2
Estimate: £25/35
Hammer price: £48
Lot 1423:
Lot 1423
F.A. Cup Final 1937. Preston North End v Sunderland. Official 2/6 match ticket for the Final held on 1st May 1937 at Wembley. Sunderland won the Final 3-1. G
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £55
Lot 1424:
Lot 1424
F.A. Cup Finals 1946, 1947, 1949 and 1950. Four official match tickets for the Finals held at Wembley. G
Estimate: £60/80
Hammer price: £95
Lot 1425:
Lot 1425
F.A. Cup Finals 1951-1956. Six official match tickets for the Finals held at Wembley. G
Estimate: £70/100
Hammer price: £85
Lot 1426:
Lot 1426
'Dawn' football first day covers. Thirty three Dawn covers each with an individual signature from a player or manager involved in the game. Includes Andy Townsend, Sammy McIlroy, Bryan Robson, Gareth Southgate, Kevin Phillips, Jan Molby, Brian Talbot, Bruce Grobbelaar etc. Sold with Official Football Association Cover Series for British Football Championships (Qty 6), World Cup (7), European Championship (4) etc. Some signed. Qty 51. VG
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £190
Lot 1427:
Lot 1427
'Dawn' football first day covers 1975-1986. Black album comprising sixty eight Dawn covers each with an individual signature from a player or manager involved in the game. Signatures include Graham Taylor, Ray Kennedy, Bob Paisley, Matt Busby, Dixie Dean, Nat Lofthouse etc. VG
Estimate: £60/90
Hammer price: £420
Lot 1428:
Lot 1428
'Dawn' football first day covers 1982-1989. Black file comprising fifty six Dawn covers each with an individual signature from a player or manager involved in the game. Signatures include Matt Busby (Qty 2), Martin Buchan, Bruce Grobbelaar, Phil Neal, Sammy Lee, Peter Withe, Ray Wilkins, Alan Kennedy, Joe Fagan, Joe Mercer, George Graham, David Rocastle, Peter Beardsley etc. VG
Estimate: £60/90
Hammer price: £240
Lot 1429:
Lot 1429
'Dawn' football first day covers 1989-1994. Black file comprising fifty one Dawn covers each with an individual signature from a player or manager associated with the game. Signatures include Tony Adams, Gary Pallister, Dion Dublin, Steve Bruce, Nigel Worthington, Harry Gregg, Kevin Moran, Darren Anderton, Ron Yeats, Len Shackleton, Albert Scanlon etc. VG
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £140
Lot 1430:
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Queen's Park Rangers 1936-1990s. Two large blue albums comprising an excellent collection of over two hundred signed and unsigned mono and colour postcards and postcard size photographs of Queens Park Rangers players. Early signatures include Arthur Jefferson, Joe Mallett, Reg Chapman (signature faded), George Powell etc. Sold with a black album of over two hundred collectors cards featuring Queens Park Rangers players. Series include A&BC Chewing Gum 1968 (yellow back), 1973 (blue back), 1974 (red/pink back), Topps 1975, 1976, 1977, Shoot 1977 etc. G
Estimate: £100/150
Hammer price: £1000
Lot 1431:
Lot 1431
Nottingham Forest 1950s-2000s. A collection of 115 autographs of Nottingham Forest footballers, each signed individually to mainly white cards. Signatures include Beasant, Burns, Calderwood, N. Clough, Collymore, Hartford, McKenzie, Pearce, Ranson, Thomas, Todd etc. G/VG
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £40
Lot 1432:
'World Soccer Magazine' 1960 to 1966. Individual issues bound in six files from October 1960 (first issue) to September 1966, complete. Sold with a selection of loose football magazines including Charles Buchan's etc. Plus two boxes of large format football books, mainly Football Annuals including Charles Buchan's, Stanley Matthews, Billy Wright's etc. Odd faults good
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £75
'World Soccer' is the second oldest football monthly magazine (after Charles Buchan's Football Monthly) and is Britain's longest running football magazine. The unrivalled authority on the game of soccer around the world
Lot 1433:
'Soccer Star' football magazine 1958 to 1970. Individual issues bound in thirteen files from September 1958 to March 1970, Volumes 7 to 18. Plus over thirty five Playfair, News of the World, News Chronicle Annuals 1950-1970's and a selection of loose football magazines In three boxes. Odd faults, good
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £90
Lot 1434:
Lot 1434
Rothmans Football Yearbooks. 1970/1971 (Rare, 1st year) to 1999/2000 (30th year). Complete run of the yearbook in original softback copies. Thirty volumes, the majority with protective cellophane wrappers to covers. Very slight bowing to odd spine otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £110
Lot 1435:
Football autobiographies and biographies. Two boxes of football books, the majority autobiographies and biographies of players 1950/70's, some Soccer Book Club, the majority with dustwrappers and in good condition. Players include Eusebio, Armfield, Young, Milburn, Stock, Haynes, Liddell, Charles, Law, Bartram, Gregg, Clayton, Kelsey, Matthews etc. Other books include 'Football Digest' 1970's. F.A.Year Book 1950/60's etc. G
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £10
Lot 1436:
Lot 1436
Signed football and sporting biographies. Thirteen hardback books all with good dustwrappers, each signed by the author(s) or subject. Football titles include 'Lee Chapman. More than a Match' London 1992. 'Glenn Hoddle. My 1998 World Cup Story' London 1998. 'Jim Smith. It's only a game' London 2000. 'Alan Mullery' London 2006 etc. Others include 'Steve Davis. Snooker Champion' London 1981. Two boxing titles 'Henry Cooper' London 2002 and 'Leave the fighting to [Barry] McGuigan' Harmondsworth 1985. One rugby title, 'Bill MacLaren's Reuters Dream Lions' London 1998. Sold with 'Not a Penny More, Not a Penny Less', Jeffrey Archer, Sevenoaks 1988, signed by Archer. G/VG
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £57
Lot 1437:
Lot 1437
Football Club Handbooks 1960's. Nineteen handbooks from a variety of clubs. Nottingham Forest 1959/60, Ipswich Town Supporters Association 1962/63, Doncaster Rovers 1962/63, Northampton Town Supporters Club 1962/63, Oxford United 1962/63, Aston Villa Supporters Club 1963/64, Leicester City 1964/65, West Ham United Supporters Club 1965/66, Arsenal 1966/67, Fulham 1966/67 & 1967/68, Manchester United Supporters Club 1966/67, Millwall Supporters Club 1966/67, Chelsea Supporters Club 1966/67, Carlisle United 1966/67 etc. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £50
Lot 1438:
Lot 1438
'FIFA Museum Collection. 1000 Years of Football'. Edition q. G/VG
Estimate: £15/25
Hammer price: £5
Lot 1439:
Lot 1439
'War Reports' 1939/40-1945/46. Association of Football Statisticians full set of eight editions in blue cloth case. 1st to 8th editions. G
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £55
Lot 1440:
Lot 1440
'Celtic. A History from 1925'. Large format hardback book 'Researched and Presented to Brian McCaffery'. Contents comprise facsimile reproductions of newspaper reports relating to Celtic F.C. 1925-2007. 'Unofficial publication' published by Historic Newspapers, Harpenden c2007 with presentation label to the recipient to the title page. Minor damage to front cover, otherwise in good/ very good condition. Sold with an official Celtic F.C. greetings card boldly signed to centre pages by eighteen Celtic players c2008/09 and coaching staff including John Kennedy, Jim Blyth, Jan Vennegoor of Hesselink, Massimo Donati, Scott McDonald etc. G/VG
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 1441:
Lot 1441
Football cigarette and trade cards and catalogues. An excellent collection of football cigarette and trade cards, all loose mounted in albums. Complete sets include John Sinclair, Well Known Footballers - N.E. Counties 1938 (50), (ditto) Scottish 1938 (50) and English & Scottish Football Stars 1935 (50). Barratt & Co, Famous Footballers Series A.10 1962 (50). Ardath 1934 'Famous Footballers (50). Carreras 'Popular Footballers' 1936 (48). Carreras 'Famous Footballers' 1935 (48). W.A. & A.C. Churchman 'Association Footballers A Series' 1938 (50) and '2nd Series' 1939 (50). John Player & Sons 'Football Caricatures by "Mac"' 1927 (50) and 'Association Cup Winners' 1930 (50). W.D. & H.O. Wills 'Association Footballers' frame on back 1935 (50) and no frame on back 1939 (50). Godfrey Phillips 'International Caps' 1936 (50). Also Topical Times, 'Great Players' 1938 (24) in original album, front cover detached. Sold with a selection of reference books and catalogues relating to trade card collecting including 'British Trade Index' parts I, II and III published 1952, 1969 and 1986. The cigarette cards in very good condition
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £80
Lot 1442:
Lot 1442
Typhoo Tea collectors cards. 'International Football Stars' 1st Series 1967/68, 23 cards from the set of 24, and 2nd Series, 1969/70, 11 cards from the set of 24. All with printed signatures. Some cards with annotations to verso, otherwise in good/ very good condition. Also 'Famous Football Clubs' 2nd Series 1965/66, 23 cards from the set of 24. Annotations to verso of most cards, and some also to the front. Sold with a small box comprising a selection of football trade card/ sticker albums including 'Soccer Stars 1968/69', 'Soccer Stars in Action' 1969/70, 'World Cup Soccer Stars Mexico 70', 'Soccer Stars 1971/72' (all complete) etc. Also football books, magazines etc. All collected by Nick Cook (Leicestershire, Northamptonshire & England 1978-1994) in his youth. Mixed condition, generally good
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £110
Lot 1443:
Lot 1443
'Foot-ball'. After Thomas Webster RA 1839. A monochrome engraving of the most famous football image of the 19th century, a good and early impression. Mounted, framed and glazed. Overall 37"x23". Good condition. The original oil was exhibited in the Royal Academy, London
Estimate: £100/150
Hammer price: £110
Lot 1444:
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Nottingham Forest F.C. Season 1978/79. Official colour photograph of the Nottingham Forest players, Manager, Brian Clough, and Assistant Manager, Peter Taylor. Players are seated and standing in rows with the silverware for the season displayed. Signed to the photograph by five and to the mount by a further eleven members of the squad. Signatures include John McGovern (Captain) John Robertson, Peter Shilton, Viv Anderson, Trevor Francis, Garry Birtles, Tony Woodcock, Frank Clark, Kenny Burns etc, with the additional signature of Peter Withe on piece laid down. Annotated to verso with comprehensive details of each season's honours. Mounted, framed and glazed overall 14.75"x12.75". G
Estimate: £80/120
Hammer price: £110
Nottingham Forest's achievements in this period were very impressive. In the 1978/79 season they won the F.A. Charity Shield, Football League Cup and European Cup. In 1979/80 they won the European Super Cup, and became the first club to successfully defend the European Cup
Lot 1445:
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Nottingham Forest F.C. Season 1979/80. Official colour photograph of the Nottingham Forest players, Manager, Brian Clough, and Assistant Manager, Peter Taylor seated and standing in rows with the silverware for the season displayed. Signed to the photograph by all seventeen featured players. Signatures include John McGovern (Captain), Tony Woodcock, Gary Birtles, Trevor Francis, Frank Gray, Peter Shilton, Martin O'Neill, John Robertson, Ian Bowyer, Viv Anderson, Kenny Burns etc with the additional signature of Stan Bowles on piece laid down to the mount. Annotated to verso with comprehensive details of the season's honours. Mounted, framed and glazed overall 14.75"x12.75". G
Estimate: £80/120
Hammer price: £120
Lot 1446:
Lot 1446
Manchester City. F.A. Cup Winners 1969. Large mono photograph of the Manchester City players celebrating on the pitch at Wembley with the F.A. Cup trophy. Signed to the photograph by eleven players. Signatures include Tony Coleman, Glyn Pardoe, Tony Book, Mike Summerbee, Neil Young, Colin Bell, Alan Oakes, Harry Dowd, Francis Lee etc. 16"x12". VG
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £55
Lot 1447:
Lot 1447
Jimmy Greaves. 'Greavsie'. Colour print of Greaves by Gary Keane depicting Greaves in three different poses. Limited edition no. 169/300. Signed to the lower border by Greaves and the artist. Mounted, framed and glazed, overall 20"x27". VG
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £45
Lot 1448:
Lot 1448
Stanley Matthews. Signed 'Autographed Editions' photograph of Matthews in England strip. 8"x10". VG
Estimate: £20/30
Hammer price: £20
Lot 1449:
Lot 1449
Official Manchester United replica home team shirt with club emblem and sponsors logo to chest. Signed to front of shirt by twenty members of the 1999 Treble winning squad. Signatures include Beckham, Berg, Stam, Cole, Scholes, Giggs, Clegg, Yorke etc. VG
Estimate: £100/150
Hammer price: £120
Lot 1450:
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Football jug. A tall Victorian ceramic jug with strap handle, with transfer printed image of a football match, with seven players featured, in progress to side, the jug dates from the late 1880's, early 1900's. To verso, a floral scene of a rose. 8" tall. Minor wear to base otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 1451:
Lot 1451
'Football Association Centenary 1963'. A Royal Crown Derby small china dish with enamelled three lions emblem of England to centre with dates 1863-1963 to sides. Gold lustre decoration to edge. 4.5" diameter
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £20
Lot 1452:
Lot 1452
Football and rugby ceramics and metalware. 'Sharp Shooter' football money box in the shape of a book with image of a football scene at Wembley to face. Title to spine of box, made by Chad Valley circa 1930's, with lock and key. Minor faults. Sold with two treacle coloured tankards, one with football scenes and football related handle by Britannia Designs 5" and the other featuring two scenes of a rugby match, Sandland 4". Qty 3
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 1453:
Football plate. A 'Masons Ironstone' Sampler Pattern plate with centre area depicting a footballer in cross stitch with oak leave and acorn decoration to outer part of plate. To verso Mason's stamp with number 'C4070' and patent number '9660-33'. 9" diameter. Minor chip to back of the plate rim otherwise in good condition (ex Bob Appleyard (Yorkshire & England 1950-1958) collection)
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 1454:
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Football mug. Early Staffordshire mug with football scenes to both sides, the main body of the mug as a pinkish colour background with blue detail and the inside of the mug and handle white with blue floral decoration. Circa 1880/90's. Major chip to rim, two further minor chips to rim and chip to base otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £100/150
Hammer price: £75
Lot 1455:
Lot 1455
Edwardian football vesta case c1900. Attractive silver metal vesta case in the shape of a football with ring suspension. Marked 'Association'. Approximately 1.75" diameter. Minor wear otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 1456:
Lot 1456
World Cup 1966. Two official match tickets for Argentina v Spain 13th July (Argentina won 2-1) and Argentina v West Germany 16th July 1966 (0-0 draw), both matches played at Villa Park. Both tickets in very good condition. Sold with official World Cup tournament programmes for Mexico 1970 (two copies) and Argentina 1978. The 1978 programme with handwritten annotations, the others in good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £40
Lot 1457:
Lot 1457
World Cup 1966. Two official match tickets for the Quarter-final, England v Argentina, Wembley 23rd July 1966 (England won 1-0), and the Semi-final, England v Portugal, Wembley 26th July 1966 (England won 2-1). VG
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £70
Lot 1458:
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World Cup 1966. Three modern limited edition postcards each showing match action from the final. One signed by Geoff Hurst, one by Hurst and Reg Hunt, the other by Hunt, Martin Peters and Jack Charlton. Sold with a 'World Cup Special Commemorative Issue' first day cover signed by Roger Hunt and Ray Wilson. Qty 4 VG
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £38
Lot 1459:
Lot 1459
World Cup 1986. 'World Cup Masterfile'. Official file with over one hundred philatelic souvenirs issued for the finals. Two first day covers issued with the file have been signed, one by Bobby Moore, the other by Bobby Charlton. VG
Estimate: £80/120
Hammer price: £130
Lot 1460:
Lot 1460
World Cup 1986. Official World Cup scrapbook published by the Football Association. Each page comprises cuttings laid down of the report published in the Daily Telegraph and Sunday Telegraph for every match in the tournament, one page per match. Also an original 'World Cup England' rosette, a '1966 World Cup Souvenir' published by Brooke Bond Tea', and original four page 'Sunday Mirror World Cup Special' supplement reporting on England's victory over West Germany in the Final. G
Estimate: £60/90
Hammer price: £40

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