1938 Charity Shield medal together with a Rous Cup medal and cricket medal
Lot 166A
1938 Charity Shield medal together with a Rous Cup medal and cricket medal
Sold for £312 (US$ 525) inc. premium
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Sports Memorabilia Chester
20 Feb 2013 11:00 GMT

Auction 21119
1938 Charity Shield medal together with a Rous Cup medal and cricket medal
Lot Details
1938 Charity Shield medal together with a Rous Cup medal and cricket medal
1938 Charity Shield medal together with a Rous Cup medal and cricket medal
A circular medal, to the obverse with 'FOOTBALL ASSOCIATION CHARITY SHIELD' and central three lions badge, the reverse not engraved, hallmarked, 9ct gold, date letter O, diam. approx. 3cm. The lot includes a silver-gilt Rous Cup medal (diam. approx. 4cm), the obverse struck with a portrait of Sir Stanley Rous, the reverse designed with the crest of the F.A. and the S.F.A., in original case, together with a cricket medal depicting a cricketer at the stumps with wicket keeper behind to the obverse, the reverse not engraved with no hallmarks (Length approx. 38mm).

Footnotes

  • The Charity Shield match held on 26th September 1938 at Highbury, was between the 1937/38 Football League champions Arsenal, and the F.A. Cup winners of 1937/38, Preston North End. The game ended Arsenal 2 (Drake 2) Preston North End 1 (R Beattie).

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  • Please note this is an additional lot. 1938 Charity Shield medal together with a Rous Cup medal and cricket medal A circular medal, to the obverse with 'FOOTBALL ASSOCIATION CHARITY SHIELD' and central three lions badge, the reverse not engraved, hallmarked, 9ct gold, date letter O, diam. approx. 3cm. The lot includes a silver-gilt Rous Cup medal (diam. approx. 4cm), the obverse struck with a portrait of Sir Stanley Rous, the reverse designed with the crest of the F.A. and the S.F.A., in original case, together with a cricket medal depicting a cricketer at the stumps with wicket keeper behind to the obverse, the reverse not engraved with no hallmarks (Length approx. 38mm). £500-600 The Charity Shield match held on 26th September 1938 at Highbury, was between the 1937/38 Football League champions Arsenal, and the F.A. Cup winners of 1937/38, Preston North End. The game ended Arsenal 2 (Drake 2) Preston North End 1 (R Beattie).
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