Lot 1730 (Works of Art, Medals, Militaria & Furniture, 12th October 2018)
Sold for £2,200
- Vehicle registration plate is accompanied by documentation and accordingly is transferable to vehicle
Condition of plates:-
- Both plates in worn condition, scratched all over
- Coating worn on one side of yellow plate
- Damage to one side of white plate, radiating from screw hole
- Additional photographs added
VEHICLE REGISTRATION PLATE 'J777 NKY',
formerly owned by the Celtic F.C. legend and Lisbon Lion Jimmy 'Jinky' Johnstone, originally on the player's car, along with the accompanying Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency (DVLA) Retention Document and Number Plate Authorisation Certificate
Note: James Connelly Johnstone (1944 – 2006), nicknamed "Jinky", was a Scottish footballer who played as an outside right. Johnstone was best known for his time with Celtic, and was voted their best ever player by the club's fans in 2002. He scored 129 goals for Celtic in 515 appearances.
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