Sporting Ephemera

Lot 1379:
'John Surtees. Formula One World Champion 1964'. Large colour limited edition print of Surtees in his Ferrari leading the race in the 1966 Monaco Grand Prix, by artist McConnell. Signed by both Surtees and the artist. Limited edition 272/850. The print measures 20"x17". VG. With letter from John Surtees office who donated the print to raise money for a Hospice. VG
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 1380:
Lot 1380
Motorsport. John McGuinness. Large colour photograph of McGuinness in race action, nicely signed by McGuinness. 16"x12". VG
Estimate: £20/30
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 1381:
Lot 1381
Darts. Eric Bristow. Large colour photograph of Bristow in match action. Nicely signed by Bristow. 16"x12". VG
Estimate: £20/30
Hammer price: £10
Lot 1382:
Lot 1382
Percy George Herbert Fender. Sussex, Surrey & England 1910-1935. A selection of card pin badge/passes for the Ascot Races, Royal Enclosure, each with Percy Fender's name to badge, for 1952, 1953, 1955, 1961 & 1962. Sold with a similar badge for the Gallery (Box 16) of the Epsom Races of April 1964. G
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £200
To this day, membership to the Royal Enclosure continues to be by invitation only
Lot 1383:
'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". Sold with a further 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. Qty 2 Good condition
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 1384:
Horse racing. Attractive silver cigarette case with applied 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: £60/90
Hammer price: unsold
The jockey appears to be wearing the Queens racing colours
Lot 1385:
Lot 1385 Lot 1385
Horse racing. Decorative small sterling silver vesta case in the shape of a jockey's cap. '925G. Sterling'. Approx 2.25"x1". G
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 1386:
Lot 1386
Horse racing. Three vesta cases, one a horseshoe shaped electro-plated silver metal vesta case with blank cartouche to side. Worn makers mark to underside of lid opening. Approximately 1.75"x2". The second an attractive brass metal rounded oblong vesta case with image of a horse and jockey to centre, to each side, with stylised foliage decoration. Approximately 1.5"x 2.75". The third, a decorative tall decorated gilt metal tubular vesta case with horse racing design to side of horseshoe, whips and jockey's cap in silver metal. Approximately 2.75" tall x 1.25". Minor wear, good condition. Qty 3
Estimate: £80/120
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 1387:
Lot 1387 Lot 1387
Horse racing and athletics. Signature in ink of the jockey, Gordon Richards, on album page laid down. Also a signature in pencil of the athlete, Sydney Wooderson on piece laid down. Qty 2. G/VG
Estimate: £15/25
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 1388:
Speedway 1960s/1970s. Box comprising a collection of speedway programmes and ephemera. Programmes include events at White City, Wembley, Hackney, West Ham etc. Also a number of Provincial Speedway Illustrated magazine and a selection of speedway related books. G
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £75
Lot 1389:
Lot 1389 Lot 1389
Hare coursing 1926-1932. Eight original race cards for the Waterloo Course Meeting held at Great Altcar in Lancashire for 1926 (first and second days), 1927 (first and second), 1928 (second), 1930 (first), 1931 (second), and 1932 (first). Formerly the property of Nick Cook (Northamptonshire & England). The cards with creasing , some wear and heavy annotations in pencil to the centre pages, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £70/100
Hammer price: unsold
The Waterloo Cup meeting, which was held from 1836 to 2005, was the blue riband 'Grand National' equivalent of hare coursing
Lot 1390:
Lot 1390
Hare coursing 1926-1932. A collection of twenty five coursing programmes/ race cards dating between 1926 and 1932 for meetings at Cheddinton, Barford, Aylsebury, Navenby Boothby & Blankney, Stukely, South of England (at Thanet), Swaffham, South Lancashire (at Southport), Wisbech, Huntingdon, and Spalding & Holbeach. Formerly the property of Nick Cook (Northamptonshire & England). Annotations in pencil to the majority, some wear, generally good condition
Estimate: £100/150
Hammer price: £110
Lot 1391:
Lot 1391
Greyhound racing programmes and sale catalogues 1928-1935. Two programmes/ race cards for meetings at Coventry 3rd August 1929 and Leicester 4th December 1929. Three catalogues for sales held at Leicester 15th May 1929, Crewe 21st July 1928 and London 23rd February 1935. Formerly the property of Nick Cook (Northamptonshire & England) whose family were greyhound racing enthusiasts and owners. Sold with six photographs of greyhounds and one of a terrier owned by the Cook family, and a collection of newspaper cuttings . 6"x4" and smaller. Annotations in pencil to the programmes and catalogues, some wear, generally good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £30
Lot 1392:
Lot 1392
Signed dinner menus. Seven menus for dinners held by the North Worcestershire Sporting Club 1998-2005 each signed by guest speakers covering cricket, football, rugby and snooker. Signatures include Geoff Boycott, David Duckham, Bobby Charlton, Chris Cowdrey, Geoff Hurst, Alan Ball, Steve Davis, Geoff Miller, Ronnie Whelan etc. Sold with further menus, benefit brochures etc signed by Nobby Stiles, Jason Leonard, Jeff Probyn, Phil Bennett , Fred Trueman, Dickie Bird etc. Also a Royal Bank of Scotland Jack Nicklaus commemorative £5 banknote. Also a selection of Nottingham Forest match programmes 1974-2015 including Nottingham Forest v Leeds United, Football League Cup Semi-final, 15th February 1978. Some faults, generally good condition
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £12
Lot 1393:
Lot 1393
'Black, White & Gold'. Kelly Holmes. London 2005. Autobiography signed to title page by double gold medal winner Kelly Holmes. VG
Estimate: £15/25
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 1394:
Lot 1394
Rowing. Matthew Pinsent and James Cracknell. Three hardback autobiographies with dustwrappers. Titles are 'A Lifetime in Race', Matthew Pinsent London 2004, signed by Pinsent. 'The Crossing' and 'Race to the Pole', James Cracknell and Ben Fogel, London 2006 and 2009. Both titles signed by Cracknell and Fogel. Odd minor faults to otherwise good dustwrappers, otherwise in good/ very good condition
Estimate: £20/30
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 1395:
Lot 1395 Lot 1395
Bowls. A collection of approx. sixty F.D.F. (Francis Drake Fellowship) pin badges from 1950s to 2000s. Sold with a further collection of pin badges of bowls clubs. G
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £22
Lot 1396: No lot
Lot 1397:
Lester Piggott. A montage of seven photographs, one signed by Piggott. Framed and glazed overall 32.5"x24". VG
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 1398:
Lot 1398
Horse Racing. Large colour limited edition print with images of winning horses from the 'Flint Cottage Stables' and signed in pencil by five of the leading jockeys who have rode the horses from these stables. Signatures include Steve Smith Eccles, Ray Cochrane, Carl Llewellyn etc. Limited edition 454/750 signed by the artist. Overall 21.5"x16". G
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 1399:
Lot 1399 Lot 1399
'Spring and Langan'. Large ceramic humidor featuring transfer printed images of the two fighters to side, cricket prose to back. Made by Grays Pottery of Staffordshire. 5" tall. Appears modern. Lacking metal clip to lid otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £20/30
Hammer price: £12

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