Lot 1908 (The Sporting Medals & Trophies Auction, 19th July 2019)
Sold for £1,400
RANGERS F.C. SCOTTISH LEAGUE CHAMPIONSHIP MEDAL 1911,
awarded to Joe Hendry, the obverse with central red enamel lion rampant motif, with blue enamelled scrolling border inscribed 'Scottish Football League 1910-11', the reverse inscribed 'Championship Won by Rangers F.C. 1910-11 J. Hendry', 40mm high including bale, in nine carat gold, 17.7g, contained in a fitted case, along with a number of related photographs, newspaper articles and two books relating to Rangers comprising The Story of Rangers Fifty Years' Football 1873-1923 by Allan John, published by Rangers Football Club Limited, 1924 and Eleven Great Years, The Rangers 1923 to 1934 by Allan John, published by The Rangers Football Club, 1934, each bearing 'J Hendry Roxburgh (?) St, Greenock' to interior
Note: Joe Hendry was a Scottish footballer who played for Rangers, Greenock Morton and St. Johnstone, amongst other clubs. He would spend nine years with the Glasgow side, making 142 appearances.
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