Sunday, January 24, 2021

Rare Imps football cap to go under the hammer

The Lincoln Auction Rooms is selling a group of early football programmes in their next collective sale on Wednesday 25th June.

Consigned by a life long supporter of Lincoln Football Club, the lot includes some rare 1940s programmes for matches against teams such as New Brighton, Gateshead and other teams no longer in the Football League. There are also some reserve team match and local derby match programmes against teams such as Grimsby and Doncaster Rovers.

In addition to the collection the same vendor has consigned a Lincoln sporting cap dating from 1923-4. The collection is split over three lots and expected to make in excess of £200.

The rest of the sale is in excess of 1300 lots and includes ceramics and glass featuring Lalique, Moorcroft, Clarice Cliff, Royal Crown Derby and Royal Doulton.  There are also well over 100 lots of silver and jewellery, including a pair of silver pheasants and a novelty pig shaped pin cushion. There is approaching 200 lots of pictures, 50 lots of books and a strong furniture section of some 400 lots catering for most tastes.

The Lincoln Collective Sale will be held at The Lincoln Auction Rooms on Wednesday 25th June at 10am. Viewing is Tuesday 24th June. 10am – 4pm and on the day of the sale from 8:30am.


A message from the Editor:

Thank you for reading this story on our news site - please take a moment to read this important message:

As you know, our aim is to bring you, the reader, an editorially led news site and magazine but journalism costs money and we rely on advertising, print and digital revenues to help to support them.

With the Covid-19 pandemic having a major impact on our industry as a whole, the advertising revenues we normally receive, which helps us cover the cost of our journalists and this website, have been drastically affected.

As such we need your help. If you can support our news sites/magazines with either a small donation of even £1, or a subscription to our magazine, which costs just £27.55 per year, (inc p&P and mailed direct to your door) your generosity will help us weather the storm and continue in our quest to deliver quality journalism.

As a subscriber, you will have unlimited access to our web site and magazine. You'll also be offered VIP invitations to our events, preferential rates to all our awards and get access to exclusive newsletters and content.

Just click here to subscribe and in the meantime may I wish you the very best.

Advertisment








Latest posts

Work begins on Skegness Esplanade transformation

Improvements to Skegness Esplanade put forward by the Connected Coast Board have been started with accelerated funding from the Government. As part of the Towns...

How to be an amazing best man: our guide

If you have been asked to be a best man for one of your closest friends or a family member, we know what an...

Events programme revealed as Gainsborough restoration project gets underway

The team working on the £1.96m restoration of Gainsborough town centre has launched a programme of events for 2021. As well as a series of...

Bogus official issuing Covid fines in Scunthorpe

As Coronavirus-related scams continue to grow, in a new scheme in Scunthorpe, a bogus police officer is doling out fines for Covid regulation breaches. Humberside...

Skegness hotel loses alcohol licence after opening during lockdown

The Grosvenor House Hotel, North Parade, Skegness has had its Alcohol Premises Licence Revoked after opening during the November lockdown. Following a visit to the...

By continuing to use the site, you agree to the use of cookies. more information

The cookie settings on this website are set to "allow cookies" to give you the best browsing experience possible. If you continue to use this website without changing your cookie settings or you click "Accept" below then you are consenting to this.

Close