Rugby League medals awarded to Wigan's Wilf Hodder
Lot 262
Rugby League medals awarded to Wigan's Wilf Hodder
Sold for £1,000 (US$ 1,679) inc. premium
Auction Details
Rugby League medals awarded to Wigan's Wilf Hodder
Lot Details
Rugby League medals awarded to Wigan's Wilf Hodder
A circular medal to the obverse with 'LANCASHIRE COUNTY FOOTBALL UNION SENIOR CUP R.L.', enamel central shield design, the reverse engraved 'WINNERS WIGAN F.C. W.HODDER 1928'. Hallmarked, Fattorini and Sons, 9ct gold, ring suspension, diam. approx. 28mm; An oval medal to the obverse with 'LANCASHIRE RUGBY LEAGUE' and enamel central shield, the reverse with WINNERS WIGAN F.C. W.HODDER 1925-26', hallmarked, Fattorini and Sons, 15ct gold, ring suspension, size approx. 35mm length; A shield shaped medal to the obverse with 'LANCASHIRE YORKSHIRE CUMBERLAND RUGBY FOOTBALL LEAGUE' and three enamel shields with enamel central rose, the reverse 'WINNERS WIGAN FOOTBALL CLUB W.HODDER 1928-29', hallmarked, Fattorini and Sons, 15ct gold, ring suspension, length approx. 32mm. (3)

Footnotes

  • Wilf Hodder was in the Wigan team that won the Challenge Cup final when it was played for the first time at the Empire Stadium, Wembley on the 4th of May 1929. He also won the League Championship in his first season, the Lancashire Cup and League in his second season, the Lancashire League again in 1923/24, the Lancashire League and League Championship in 1924/25 and the Lancashire Cup in 1928/29.

Activities
Contacts
  1. Customer Services (UK)
    Customer Services
    Bonhams
    Work
    Work +44 20 7447 7447
    FaxFax: +44 20 7447 7401
  2. Sports Memorabilia (UK)
    General Enquiries
    Bonhams
    Work
    FaxFax: +44 1244 340028
  3. Shipping (UK)
    Logistics - Shipping
    Bonhams
    Work
    Work +44 20 7468 8302
    FaxFax: + 44 20 7629 9673
  4. Kevin Mcgimpsey
    Specialist - Golfing Memorabilia
    Bonhams
    Work
    22 Queen St
    Edinburgh, EH2 1JX
    United Kingdom
    Work +44 131 240 2296
    FaxFax: +44 131 220 2547